Rose Event this Saturday, February 23rd

Have you pruned your roses yet?  This is the time of year to do it.  If you want to learn more about growing and caring for beautiful roses, join us and local experts for the following free classes, and enjoy special pricing on roses all weekend!

Good on regular priced roses 2/22/19-2/24/19

~ 10 am – A Year in the Life of a Rose (do’s & don’ts for growing roses, including pruning) with Connie Reeve, Consulting Rosarian and Rusk Co. Master Gardener

~ 11 amAll About Roses (Fragrant & Cutting Roses, Easy Care Roses, Plus New Introductions for 2019) with Vicki Agee, Dallas Co. Master Gardener and Dallas Rose Society-ARS Consulting Rosarian & Past President

~ Our own Rose Specialist Kay DeBona will be available after the 11 am class to answer questions about roses and assist customers with their rose selections. Kay has joined our Covington’s family after spending 8 years as a rose gardener at the Biltmore Estate which has over 2,000 rose bushes, as well as one of the International rose test gardens.  Kaye is also a member of the NC Blue Ridge Rose Society, the American Rose Society & the Dallas Rose Society.

We have over 2300 roses and 169 varieties including climbers, groundcover, tree-form and shrub roses.  Many are 2019 introductions, AARS Winners, or have earned prestigious Earth-Kind or Texas Superstar designations. Go to the Rose Category in our Inventory for all we have in stock, then shop this weekend and save on your favorite roses.  Our roses are under cover for your shopping convenience.