- Nov 25, 2022
2021 ARS NATIONAL CONVENTION & ROSE SHOW "Cream City Roses"
2021 ARS NATIONAL CONVENTION & ROSE SHOW: "Cream City Roses" Sep. 10-14, 2021 Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee, WI Hosted by ARS Central, Illinois
- Nov 28, 2020
by Bob Martin, ARS President 2018-2021 BELOW: 'Butter Cream', photo by Bob Martin Challenged by our Editor to select one rose to write...
- Sep 29, 2020
The Joy of Growing Show Roses
I have been growing roses for exhibition in Glendale, California since the year 2000 when I was gifted with my first miniature rose on...
- Sep 29, 2020
Roses That Last
It's fall! My thoughts instantly wrap around awesome autumn color, evening fires, and lots and lots of hot chocolate. Fall is also the...
- Jun 11, 2018
10 Tips for Long-Lasting Floral Arrangments
1. Floral preservative prolong vase life by 50%. Have it ready before harvesting blooms so that stems can be placed as they are...
- Jun 7, 2018
When you find that one really beautiful bloom in the garden you have a few choices. Just stand there and truly appreciate the wonder of...
- May 30, 2018
Entering a Rose Show
Have you ever gone outside, picked a few blooms of something, brought them inside, plunked them in a vase and then sort of ‘fiddled’ with...
- May 1, 2018
ARS National Miniature Conference & Rose Show
The Jacksonville Rose Society invites you to attend the 2018 American Rose Society Miniature Rose Conference and Show. It is our goal...
- Feb 1, 2015
Best-Kept Secrets of Floral Foam
One of the most versatile materials in the arranger’s tool-kit is floral foam (commonly referred to as Oasis®, a brand name)....
- Mar 1, 2011
Cutting, Storing and Transporting Roses for Exhibition
Cutting and storing roses, and transporting them to rose shows are techniques that each rosarian develops to fit his or her particular...