NOISETTES: THE SOUTHERN BELLE OF ROSES
On this episode, Connie Hilker joins us to chat about her favorite rose class ... THE NOISETTES... The Southern Belle of Roses.
Connie Hilker has been growing and studying heritage roses since 2002. She is the Old Garden Rose chair for the Colonial District of the American Rose Society, Historian of the Richmond Rose Society, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Heritage Rose Foundation, manages the historic rose collection at Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia, and is the author of Heritage Roses: A Collection of Essays and Lessons. Connie and her husband Steve live in a historic house in Hartwood, Virginia, where her gardens are home to over 400 varieties of roses.
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.A few of Connie's Roses...
Champney's Pink Cluster
ROSE CHAT TEAM:
Executive Producer & On-Air Personality:
Creator of the Rose Chat Podcast. Mr. VanCleave is a nationally known rosarian, television personality, speaker and advocate for the rose.
Co-Host Teresa Byington promotes roses as an integral part of the landscape, as a Consulting Rosarian, Master Gardener, writer, and speaker.