Our 68th Year serving Western Pennsylvania
A local Chapter of the American Rose Society
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last up-dated: Jun 19, 2017
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) Doug Oster of the Pittsburgh Tribune-review visited the Renzie garden. To read his blog and see the video, 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.
The Renzie Park Rose garden is in full bloom and open to the public daily from dawn to dust. There is no admission charge. For more information... Rose Legends and Romance come alive in Wooster, OH. Roses have always induced images of romance and adventure in both poets and ordinary people and many old garden varieties are steeped in history and legend: read more...
PRS MEMBERSHIP Your $15 gets the newsletter and supports the Pittsburgh Rose Society and the Renzie Park Rose Garden.
For directions to the Renziehausen Park Rose Garden, click on the balloon above
Best Bidwell Student Arrangement voted by the public at the 2016 Rose Show
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 2016 PRS Show:
Baby Boomer (Ann Kubik)
2016 PRS Queen of Show:
'Touch of Class'
grown by Father Gervase
ROSE DAY AT RENZIE PARK ROSE GARDEN
Saturday, June 10 starting at 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Tours of the garden
Q&A with our rose experts
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Our June ROSE SHOW
has been cancelled. Due to our May growing conditions we doubt that we can stage a good show in mid-June.
We have rescheduled for
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Bidwell Training Center Greenhouse
1600 Metropolitan Street 15233