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La. Treasures: American Rose Center Gardens

Art Rocks!

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Art

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-09-14

Duration: 00:03:48

Subjects: Nature | American Rose Society | Gardens

Contributors:

  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Seabaugh, Laura Interviewee

Description

This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the September 14, 2018, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on the gardens at the American Rose Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. It includes an interview with Laura Seabaugh, the executive director of the American Rose Society, who discusses the rose’s distinction as the national floral emblem of the United States, the different varieties of roses in the gardens, and the plans for the restoration of the gardens.