Syracuse Rose Society

Welcome to the Syracuse Rose Society website page!

The Syracuse Rose Society is the oldest rose society in continuous existence in the United States affiliated with the American Rose Society and the Canadian Rose Society. Founded in 1911, the Syracuse Rose Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to promote, educate and celebrate the world of roses.

Rose Day at the Mills Garden

Visitors of all ages came to see all the lovely roses in full bloom at the Mills Rose Garden at Thornden Park on Rose Day on June 15. This event was co-hosted by the SRS and the City of Syracuse Parks and Rec Department.  

Rose Day received great publicity (thanks to Pam Dooling) on CNYCentral, NewsChannel 9 and Syracuse.com.

Photo gallery on Syracuse.com

SRS photo gallery

The SRS Rose Show

Exhibitors of all levels participated in the 97th annual Syracuse Rose Society's Rose Show on June 18 at Destiny USA.

Awards and ribbons were handed out in a number of categories. SRS member Erik Heden won both Queen and King of Show. Congrats to all ribbon winners!

Photo gallery of 2016 SRS Rose Show

Do you have a rose question? We're here to help!

Here's a list of Consulting Rosarians who are available to answer your rose related questions.

Baldwinsville ..........David Rink-- 315-652-9145-- rink4roses@hotmail.com

Baldwinsville ..........Mary Ann Rink -- 315-652-9145 -- rink4roses@hotmail.com

Brewerton ...............Murial Prianti -- 315-676-4850 -- mrprianti@aol.com

Cleveland ..............Darlene Lowell -- 315-741-1985 -- darmaried58@gmail.com

Fayetteville .............Jim Wagner -- 315-637-6276 -- jimdoriswagn@aol.com

Little Falls...............Jim Kahler -- 315-823-3878 -- jimkbear@yahoo.com

Liverpool.................Dan Magaro – 315-457-4351

Liverpool.................David Stever -- 315-457-4729 -- greenrosedave@aol.com

Manlius ..................Ann Gibson -- 315-682-9688 -- ambushe@yahoo.com

Manlius...................Joe Gibson -- 315-682-9688 -- ambushe@yahoo.com

Skaneateles ...........Pat Pohl -- 315-685-0114 -- patriciampohl@gmail.com

Syracuse/East .........Dorothy White -- 445-1381

Syracuse/East .........Pam Dooling -- 315-463-0831 -- jhdpad@twcny.rr.com

WEDDING PHOTOS AT THE GARDEN

The Mills Rose Garden is one of the prime locations in Syracuse for outdoor events including summer wedding photos. The Mills Rose Garden was named Best Wedding Photo Spot in the "The Best of Syracuse" Syracuse New Times annual poll.

But did you know a city permit is needed to reserve the park? Here's a link with more information:

Syracuse Parks and Rec Permits

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For questions or more information, contact the Syracuse Rose Society