Bowling Green Rose Society


Proudly affiliated
with the
American Rose Society


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  Membership in Bowling Green Rose Society

All persons who are in any way interested in growing roses shall be eligible for membership.  Currently the local dues are $15 per person.

Meetings are held the first Friday afternoon of each month at the Warren County Extension Office except for January and summer meetings which are normally held at member gardens.  See Meetings and Activites for additional dates.

Click here for membership application in pdf format.

You may contact Mary Ann Hext, Publications Chair, at 270-781-8171 or e-mail for additional information.

We encourage all members to also join the American Rose Society.  Several benefits of becoming an ARS member are:

  • The American Rose monthly magazine with excellent feature articles by rosarians recognized for their knowledge and success.

  • The American Rose Annual which provides up-to-date, scientific information on roses and rose culture, plus articles of general interest to rose lovers, published as your December issue of American Rose.

  • The Handbook for Selecting Roses, your annual rose ratings guide to thousands of roses in commerce.

  • ARS Members receive discounts from our Member Benefits Partners.

  • ARS Consulting Rosarians, a national network of local rose experts, ready and willing to give free expert advice.

  • Listings of mail order nursery sources for all commercially available roses.

  • Free admission to The Gardens of the American Rose Center, year 'round, and automatic membership in the American Horticultural Society's Reciprocal Garden Admission Program allowing you free admission to more than 100 select gardens and horticultural events throughout the United States.

  • 10% discount on all ARS catalog merchandise and special offers, too.

  • Two National Conventions each year to provide you an excellent opportunity to network with other rose lovers.

  • A Miniature Rose National Conference each year featuring the best in miniature roses.

For information, please click here.



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