The monthly meeting of the Houston Rose Society this month is on Thursday, March 12, 2015. The meeting begins at 7:30 pm at our meeting place at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 1819 Heights Blvd. Admission is free. The public is welcome.

March 12, 2015
    Fertilizers and Soil Additives

Fertilizers and soil amendments are a wide array of materials that can be added to soils to improve plant growth. These can be organic such as bone meal, alfalfa meal, etc. or inorganic such as a 12-24-12 fertilizer. Many serve both purposes as fertilizers and soil amendments.

Our March speaker, Dr. Larry Unruh, will provide you with the information to make a wise decision on those products that will address the need for your rose beds.

Dr. Larry Unruh is well qualified to tell rose growers their best approach for success. He has degrees in both soil fertility and soil chemistry. Dr. Unruh is the Technical Director of American Plant Food Corporation located in Galena Park, Texas.

Consulting Rosarian:
Manning Correia is the Consulting Rosarian this month. Bring him your questions.

To read about past programs of the Houston Rose Society, click here.

For directions to the HRS Meeting Place at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in the Heights, click here.

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