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Wilson Rose Garden

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Nice Place- When Roses Are Blooming

Great place to take your grandmother or children *when the roses are in bloom*. Otherwise you won't... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2016
larafam2009
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Wilson, North Carolina
beautiful when roses are in bloom

as others have correctly stated you need to visit the garden when the roses are blooming, may is... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2018
Mark B
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Jan 26, 2018
“beautiful when roses are in bloom”
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1800 Herring Ave E, Wilson, NC 27893-6727
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

What waste of tax payers money... Not as big of a waste of putting side walks on 301 for the drug dealers or the Whirrygig Park in the ghetto, downtown Wilson... So I guess it would be third on my list of plain wasteful spending...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018

as others have correctly stated you need to visit the garden when the roses are blooming, may is probably the best time in spring. the number of different flower colors, the fragrances, and the peacefulness of the area are quite enchanting, at the right time...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

An unexpected find, we toured the garden on a Sunday morn when the dew was still on the roses. Some were past bloom, some opening, and some in full glory. Any amazing variety of plants. Some shade available but go before it gets too hot....More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Extraordinary when in bloom, but not when they first put out the fertilizer! (Very smelly). Otherwise, a beautiful garden to visit and spend some quiet time. Literally thousands of rose blooms.

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed June 25, 2016

We visited Wilson in February, and stopped by again. This time one of our stops was the Rose Garden. We thought the roses would be blooming all summer, but they had peaked in May, at least for a while. There were a few bushes blooming,...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great place to take your grandmother or children *when the roses are in bloom*. Otherwise you won't find much. Springtime is great!

Thank larafam2009
Reviewed February 18, 2016

There are many different colors and varieties types of roses in the garden. What a very peaceful setting and perfect for weddings, prom scene and photography sessions.

Thank Maude S
Reviewed October 10, 2015

The garden is supposed to be run by volunteers who remove the spent roses. It didn't look like that had been done in a while. They have over 100 varieties of roses from historic old garden roses to new hybrids. It's on a noisy road...More

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