Mother of Pearl® courtesy of Star Roses and Plants
Star® Roses and Plants is a major supplier of roses to retail garden centers and mail order houses. The company’s portfolio includes many disease-resistant roses, including Potomac Rose Society member favorites from breeders like Kordes, Meilland, and Radler. Join PRS for this presentation by Tyler Brown, Territory Manager for Star® Roses and Plants in the mid-Atlantic region. He will share information on upcoming and recent introductions of roses from some award-winning disease-resistant rose breeders. He will describe Star® Roses production facilities and how a new rose progresses from breeder to market. Finally, he will share Star® Roses’s assessment of roses that rate highly for Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia with emphasis on superior performance in hot, humid conditions.
Tyler comes from a lineage of nurserymen and grew up in the horticultural world. Prior to joining Star® Roses and Plants in 2020, he worked at Horticultural Identification Products (HIP) Labels as their Southeast Sales Manager where he honed his sales skills and plant knowledge. Tyler has an enthusiasm for helping his customers find the very best products for their needs.
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