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What's in Bloom at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates?

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Garden Talk – Roses for the Tropics

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On February 2nd

• February 9 – 9:00 a.m.roses

      Mrs. Edison and Mrs. Ford had a love for many flowers, but roses were among their favorites. Tour the Edison Ford heirloom rose collection with horticulturists and learn which varieties of roses grow best in Southwest Florida, as well as tips on planting, pruning and fertilizing. Participants will receive 20% off in the Edison Ford Garden Shoppe.

    Cost: Edison Ford Members FREE; non-members $5.  

 

     Join Edison Ford Garden Shoppe under the Caloosahatchee Bridge the first Thursday of every month between 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. for a large variety of herbs, citrus, plants and trees all grown at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates.

    The River District Farmer’s Market, in Centennial Park parking lot, under the U.S. 41 Caloosahatchee Bridge (at the corner of Heitman and West First Street) is popular with both tourists in season and locals during the summer months.