COMMUNITY ROSE GARDEN
The historic Shaker Heights Community Rose Garden
is going native, in keeping with the times.
No more multiple,
difficult-to-maintain formal beds; no more chemicals.
The dwindling number of volunteers who have been maintaining the garden
first created in the 1920s has determined that the way to assure a future for
the garden is to transform it into The Shaker Heights Community Rose
Garden: A Nature Center.
The group seeks community input about their plans, which
more about the garden
design activities with the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
bird bath surrounded by roses
at either end with roses beside them
plantings-filled gardens on two sides of the center rose garden—one
to attract butterflies, the other a combination wildflower and herb
permanent signs at both ends to honor those who over the years
donated their money and time to maintain this historic landmark
The garden is located in Shaker Heights, on Woodbury
Road, between Woodbury and Onaway elementary schools.
Contact: Nikki Evans (216) 544.0212
contact the Rose Garden, email roses2008
For the history of the
garden, click here.
For links to other rose gardens, click here.
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