These photos are of the Community Rose Garden in Warrensburg, located on the northwest corner of Burkarth and Gay. The garden is maintained primarily by members of the Pioneer Garden Club (Chairwoman Sue Evans) with assistance from the Master Gardners. The city provides water and mowing. It’s an orderly place, well kept, sunny in some spots, shady in others, with little alcoves and benches. It looks inaccessible, but a huge parking lot on the north side is only steps away. I took the photos in mid-afternoon of a warm day, and the garden was empty. I imagine people have small, quiet parties there. If not, they should. It would be even more charming in moonlight.
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