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1. Visiting a Gardening 'Neighbor' Visiting a Gardening 'Neighbor' July 30, 1961 Vertical file contains photos and a biographical article about Timothy Hall and Jack Hudspeth, retired neighbors and gardeners at 2620 and 2619 Garfield Avenue. Hall maintained his own garden and that...

2. Tobler's Grows With the Times Tobler's Grows With the Times February 10, 2007 Tobler's Flowers celebrates 107 years in business this year. "It is one of the oldest, and one of the largest, florists in the Kansas City area." Its headquarters and central design center is located at...

3. Roses are Red...and Pink, and White Roses are Red...and Pink, and White May 13, 2009 Postcard image and short article on the Laura Conyers-Smith Rose Garden located in Loose Park. The garden was designed by Herbert Hare (of the firm Hare & Hare) in 1931 and originally consisted of 120...

4. Restoring a Garden Treasure Restoring a Garden Treasure November 12, 2008 The rose garden at Loose Park will undergo its first major renovation in its history. It was establsihed in 1931. The "new and imporved version of the garden--one that hews closely to the plan of tis legendary...

5. Gift of Roses Leads to Hobby, Trophies Gift of Roses Leads to Hobby, Trophies March/20/1969 Story of the Portland Rose Society award-winning rose bushes of Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Fabian of 5509 Blue Ridge Boulevard, H. W. being a 72-year-old salesman for a book and office supply company.

6. Everything's Coming up Roses Everything's Coming up Roses November 23, 2004 Business profile on Rosehill Gardens owned by Steve Asjes, son of Evert Asjes III. Asjes represents the fourth generation to own and operate Rosehill Gardens. The nursery celebrated its 90th anniversary...

7. A Garden of Roses A Garden of Roses May/31/1914 Illustration and article about "the rose garden at the residence of W. A. Pickering" at 3620 Janssen Place, "the largest rose garden in the state."