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More New Introductions for 2020

Bareroot season is in full swing, and nurseries, big box stores and on-line suppliers have a great selection. It’s also when new varieties are being introduced so be ready to be dazzled by the gorgeous photos and provocative descriptions. Keep in mind that as these varieties are brand new to…
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January Meeting Makes the Cuts

The Marin Rose Society kicked-off their 2020 program schedule on January 14 with the annual Winter Pruning Demonstration. This is a favorite among our members and guests alike, and this year it was even more engaging as we set up four separate pruning “stations” and allowed the attendees to get…
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Growing Roses from Cuttings

Recently, a team of Marin Rose Society members were busy pruning roses in one of our client’s rose garden as part of our annual fundraising project. Some of the team members were gathering cuttings to try their hand at rose propagation. As they were selecting cuttings, most confessed they were…
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So, what is a bareroot rose?

Bareroot roses are dormant plants supplied without soil around the roots.  They have no foliage or flowers that makes transportation easier and much less expensive. This time of year, nurseries are brimming with bareroot plants – roses, trees and vines; it’s a great time to shop for plants as the…
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Rose Care for January

December’s rains ended Marin’s drought and gave our gardens the deep water soaking our roses and other thirsty plants needed. Now we must prepare our roses for what I hope will be a beautiful and bountiful blooming season. Winter in the garden is the time to get to the “bare…
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Past Events

September 2019

NCNH District Fall Conference and Rose Show

September 27, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Holiday Inn Hotel, 120 Grass Valley Highway
Auburn, CA 95603 United States
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October 2019

2019 ARS National Miniature Conference & Rose Show

October 4, 2019 - October 6, 2019
Franklin Cool Springs Mariott, 700 Cool Springs Blvd
Franklin, TN 37067 United States
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Lodi-Woodbridge Rose Society Rose Show and Dinner

October 5, 2019
Chardonay Hall – Lodi Grape Festival Grounds, 413 E Lockeford St
Lodi, California 95240 United States
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MRS Monthly Meeting

October 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
Community Room, 300 Drakes Landing Road
Greenbrae, CA 94904
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Care Basics

Need help with planting, pruning, pests or disease? We’ve got lots of information on all phases of rose care plus what to do in the garden each month.

How To

If you like to learn by watching, we’ve got short videos on a variety of topics like pruning your roses, growing new roses from cuttings, taking photographs and more.

Resources

Have a rose question?  Looking for a place to see or buy roses? Check out our list of Consulting Rosarians, public rose gardens and on-line sources to buy roses.

About Us

We’ve been an active organization of rose lovers for more than forty years.  Learn more about who we are and how you can participate.

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