Helping you grow beautiful roses since 1948

Celebrating THE ROSE America's National Flower

In conjunction with the American Rose Society

The Albuquerque Rose Society

Sponsors of the
Albuquerque Rose Garden
Albuquerque's Oldest Public Rose Garden
established in 1962
Over 1100 roses that grow well in Albuquerque
Tony Hillerman Library
8205 Apache Ave. NE 87110


NEXT MEETING
SUMMARY FOR ENTERING THE ROSE SHOW

May 13, 2015
7:30 pm

"Insects and Diseases:  Recognition and Control"

Join us for a lively evening as our Bernalillo County Extension Agricultural Agent describes approaches to engage common pests and diseases as well as those not so common to our local area.

Albuquerque Garden Center,

10120 Lomas Blvd. NE.

There are three judged categories: Horticulture, Arrangements & Photography. For complete details visit see Schedules below or call 823-1057.
  • There is no Entry Fee
  • Need not be a member of any rose society
  • All judging begins at 10:30 am Saturday morning (5/30/15)
  • Pre-registration encouraged for Arrangements & mandatory for Photography divisions (see 2015 Schedule on web site for registration contacts)
  • Entries accepted Saturday morning (5/30/15) between 7:30 am – 10:00 am
  • Entries must be submitted in person by exhibitor
  • Only one exhibitor (team) per garden
  • Entries limited to one (1) of any variety per class or subclass (but you may enter as many classes as you wish)
  • Roses must be outdoor garden grown
  • Horticulture entries must be grown in exhibitor’s outdoor garden
  • The rose variety’s name must be known & conform to official ARS publication names
  • Artificial materials are not allowed (Arrangements Division)
  • Photographs must be at least 5” x 7” & no larger than 8” x 10” and matted with outside dimensions NTE 11” x 14
  • Photographs may be either film or digital; color or B/W (or both); enhancements also welcome
  • (Optional) The exhibitor may select one Photography entry to be included in the People’s Choice voting
Note: There is the Novice Class for first-time exhibitors & the Identification Class if you wish to have a rose identified by the judges.
FIRST BLOOM PARTY AT THE ROSE GARDEN
Tony Hillerman Library
8205 Apache Ave. NE 87110
Saturday, May 9, 5:30 pm to 8 pm
Refreshments will be catered.
Bring your family and lawn chairs!

WEEKLY WEEDERS NEEDED

We will meet every Tuesday in May
6 - 7pm to attack the weeds

SHOW SCHEDULES
Arrangements Horticulture Photography


A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization & affiliate of the American Rose Society


Now available by mail order or at most regular meetings. The Albuquerque Rose Society's thorough guide Growing Roses In Albuquerque
For more information or to order Click Here
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Member Sites and Member Selected Links The American Rose Society Pacific Southwest District of the ARS AARS - All-America Rose Selections