Reflect on the history and culture of Minnetrista’s roses

Reflect on the history and culture of Minnetrista’s roses

Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, July 26, 2013

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August 15, 2013

Reflect on the history and culture of Minnetrista’s roses

Muncie, IN—Indulge in delicious tea party treats and explore rose history and care at Tea & Talk—Roses are Red, on August 28 at Minnetrista! 

Sip tea and share gardening tips with friends as you discover rose culture; reminisce over poems, images, and the language of roses; and learn about the Ball family’s past with these traditional flowers. Stroll through Minnetrista’s Rose Garden as staff reveal its history and beauty, and gather tips from Minnetrista gardeners for caring for your own roses!

Tea & Talk—Roses are Red will be held on Wednesday, August 28, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Cost is $10, member discounts apply. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Laugh together in the company of friends while exploring Minnetrista’s beautiful Rose Garden!

For more information on this and other upcoming Tea & Talk events at Minnetrista, visit or call (765) 282-4848. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the most up to date information on our exhibits and programming.

Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritageFor more information about Minnetrista, visit

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