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 July 10, 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...
Best Bidwell Student Arrangement voted by the public at the 2018 Rose Show
entered by Nicole Henderson
Our Newsletter Editor and Master Rosarian Father Gervase Degenhardt was interviewed in a insightful article published in the Pittsburgh Catholic newspaper 
(to read....)
Mini Queen 2018 PRS Show: 
Joy (Larry Grundler) 
2018 PRS Queen of Show: 
grown by the Bishops (right)
Voted favorite mini arrangement entered by Ann Kubik
Penn-Jersey District Convention and Rose Show
Sept. 27-29, 2019 Gettysburg, PA
(more information and registration form)
Exhibitors:  the prep room opens at 8:00 a.m.  All exhibits must be submitted by 11:00 a.m.

September Rose Show Horticultural Schedule 2019
Our rose show horticultural schedule has changed now offering four courts of honor. For a PDF copy

To view the Photography Show Schedule  For a PDF copy