“Modern Roses for a Troubled Earth” is the topic of the Houston Rose Society meeting, January 11, 2018, 7:00 PM at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, 1500 Hermann Drive, Houston 77004. The parking lot is Lot C located at Hermann Drive and Crawford Street. Lothar Behnke will present the program. Lothar has been an active member of the garden industry for over thirty years. Currently he represents Weeks Roses, Simple Pleasures and Iseli Nursery under the ownership of Gardens Alive. He will speak on new Weeks rose introductions for 2018, focusing on Top Gun, a red rose claimed to have superior beauty and disease resistance. Free admission www.houstonrose.org