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Roses: Lust and Innocence

Tour the Arboretum, then enjoy a talk on the history of the rose, which has been a symbol for lust, virginity, and blood in Western culture for 2,000 years. Trace its path and role in society as it crisscrossed the world.

May 28, 2014
10 am–noon 300 N. Latch's Lane, Merion $25; members $22

Reserve tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

  • Barnes Arboretum
  • Horticulture Courses
  • Tours and Talks
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