It’s winter, it’s time to prune your roses. See the Guide to Pruning Roses by City of Berkeley Rosarian Miguel Cortez at our “Resources” page.
The Friends of the Berkeley Rose Garden are in the process of adding an information center near the Garden’s entrance. Right now, there is no place for anything more than the most basic information to be given to the public. The information center, which is being paid for by donations … More info
The organization The Living New Deal presented a conference at UC Berkeley and at Berkeley WPA projects entitled “Women and the Spirit of the New Deal” on October 4, 5, and 6. The closing awards ceremony was held at the Berkeley Rose Garden. The event at the Rose Garden was … More info
The Friends are Planning Restoration. The Friends are at work on an ambitious plan to develop a master plan for restoration of the Berkeley Rose Garden. The City, with the help of voters who supported funding measures and the energetic staff of the Department of Parks and Recreation, is aiming to … More info
Restoration: Phase II: The City of Berkeley is undertaking another round of work at the Rose Garden. In 2019 – 2020, the Parks and Recreation Department will undertake the completion of the reconstruction of the pergola. The overall project will include: ● the pergola (“Phase 2 of Trellis replacement”), ● … More info