Pittsburgh Rose Society
Our 70th Year serving Western Pennsylvania  

A local Chapter of the American Rose Society

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Copyright © 2018 Pittsburgh Rose Society All right reserved

last up-dated Nov. 3, 2019




The rose growers biggest insect problem--MIDGE.  The classic symptoms of a rose midge (Dasineura rhodophaga) attack are the rose bud that turn brown, shrivel, and disintegrate...(read more)

Membership costs $20 per year which gets you eleven issues of our Society's Newsletter electronically or $25 for a print version.  For a sample follow this link.

THE NURSERY GUIDE has been up-dated.  We have direct links to all the major rose growers in the United States and Canada.  Go to the Nursery Guide page and click on the nursery you are looking for and use it to browse each company's website for those hard to find roses.  This tool makes web searching for roses much easier.  
Give it a try. 

PRS MEMBERSHIP    Your $20 gets the newsletter and supports the Pittsburgh Rose Society programs.
You can download a renewal form here...
Our Newsletter Senior Editor and Master Rosarian Father Gervase Degenhardt was interviewed in a insightful article published in the Pittsburgh Catholic newspaper 
(to read....)
Best of Show 2019: Miniature Spray, Joy (LarryGrundler) 
2018 PRS Queen of Show: 
'Spellbound'
grown by the Bishops 
HT Queen 2019:  Randy Scott, (Larry Grundler)
Our 2019 Events have come to an end.  We appreciate everyones efforts to make our 70th Anniversary year a success.  Our Calendar of 2020 event will appear in December.  
PRS ROSE SHOW RESULTS OF THE SEPTEMBER 14, 2019, click here for the PDF file