Barbara Oliva, who died Oct. 14, nurtured hundreds of rare roses in Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery.
Barbara Oliva, who died Oct. 14, nurtured hundreds of rare roses in Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery. Owen Brewer Sacramento Bee File
Barbara Oliva, who died Oct. 14, nurtured hundreds of rare roses in Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery. Owen Brewer Sacramento Bee File
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October 30, 2015 7:00 AM

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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

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