Altman Plants’ Ping Lim wins Best Shrub 2017 for Champagne Wishes

VISTA, CA (June 12, 2017) — Altman Plants’ rose breeder, Ping Lim, has again shown himself and his creations to be right at home in Oregon’s “City of Roses.”
On June 11, Ping’s Champagne Wishes rose captured Best Shrub 2017 honors at the 22nd Annual Portland’s Best Rose Trials. Ping was there to accept the award, his 11th overall at the event, which is run by the Portland Rose Society. Ping reported that two other Altman roses, EarlyBird and Pink-Ice, looked outstanding compared to their competitors in the Portland first-year trials of the American Garden Rose Selections. Major kudos to Ping and his team for more terrific news regarding the rose program.

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