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The Great Rosarians of the World Lecture

The nineth in the lecture series, Great Rosarians of the World, will be held on Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 2:00 pm in Friends Hall. Our honorees will be Stephen Scanniello and Marilyn Wellan.

Stephen Scanniello
Marilyn Wellan


More details are available on the Great Rosarians website: and our Weblog. For further information and tickets, call Clair Martin at 626-405-3507 or email him at or .

The East Coast events will be held in New York City on June 5 and 6, 2009.  For more information and reservations, go to or email

Rose Garden Centennial Lecture Series

As part of the 100th Anniversary of The Huntington Rose Garden we have scheduled a lecture series featuring a group of distinguished rosarians.

Space is limited so advanced reservations are strongly recommended.

To make a reservation or for more information please contact Clair Martin by email at:  Or  by phone 626.405.3507

Most Centennial Lectures will be held in the Ahmanson Classroom in the Botanical Center but several will be held in other facilities at The Huntington so please check each event for its location.

September --Friends' Hall

2:00 PM -- Sunday, September 28, 2008 -- Michael Marriott, David Austin Roses Ltd., UK -- "Landscaping with Roses" - Marriott will present his program illustrated with rose garden designs he and the Austin firm have produced around the world. Marriott will also share his extensive knowledge of English Roses and how to grow them in Southern California.

Huntington Members $10.00; Non-Members $12.00


November -- Ahmanson Classroom

2:00 PM -- Sunday, November 16, 2008 -- Dani Hahn, owner of Rose Story Farm, Carpenteria, CA, will present an illustrated program on her unique rose garden and cut flower production farm. Hahn's farm produces field grown garden roses for the florist trade.

Huntington Members $10.00; Non-Members $12.00

December -- No Program


For Reservations or Information Please Contact Clair Martin by Email: or by Phone at 626.405.3507


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