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.
Charitable contributions to continue our work are welcomed! DONATION FORM
2018 DATES TO REMEMBER
Mark your calendars for these upcoming SRS events:
May 26: SRS Event at Carol Watson Greenhouse
June 14: General SRS meeting 7 p.m. Reformed Church at the corner of Melrose and Teall Ave.
June 23: SRS Rose Show at Destiny USA
June 27: Rose Day at the Mills Garden at Thornden Park
July 12: General SRS meeting 7 p.m. at the Mills Rose Garden
August 9: General SRS meeting 7 p.m. Reformed Church at the corner of Melrose and Teall Ave.
SRS at Carol Watson Greenhouse
“EVERYTHING IS COMING UP ROSES”
SATURDAY, MAY 26TH, 10 AM -3 PM
2980 Sentinel Heights Road, LaFeyette NY 13084
Come join in the fun for the whole family! Browse for annuals, perennials, and of course, roses, in the beautiful greenhouse and grounds. Volunteer at or visit the SRS stations teaching about rose planting and care, enjoy refreshments grilled and baked, try your hand at SRS and Carol Watson Greenhouse sponsored raffles, get your face painted by Deb Holihan, paint/color a rose theme greeting card with Linda Szmalc. Most of all, support Syracuse Rose Society with your presence and purchases!
Call or email Sonia Kragh for questions and your ability to volunteer at the event, either a shift from 10-1230 or 1230-300. Can’t wait to see you there! Sonia can be reached at 315-679-7117 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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 27. The event is co-hosted by the SRS and the City of Syracuse Parks and Rec Department.
2017 Rose Day: Photo gallery on Syracuse.com
2016 Rose Day: Photo gallery on Syracuse.com
The SRS Rose Show
Exhibitors of all levels are welcome to participate in the 99th annual Syracuse Rose Society's Rose Show June 23 at Destiny USA.
Awards and ribbons will be handed out in a number of categories.
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:
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-- email@example.com
Baldwinsville ..........Mary Ann Rink -- 315-652-9145 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Brewerton ...............Murial Prianti -- 315-676-4850 -- email@example.com
Cleveland ..............Darlene Lowell -- 315-741-1985 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Fayetteville .............Jim Wagner -- 315-637-6276 -- email@example.com
Little Falls...............Jim Kahler -- 315-823-3878 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Liverpool.................Dan Magaro – 315-457-4351
Liverpool.................David Stever -- 315-457-4729 -- email@example.com
Manlius ..................Ann Gibson -- 315-682-9688 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Manlius...................Joe Gibson -- 315-682-9688 -- email@example.com
Skaneateles ...........Pat Pohl -- 315-685-0114 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Syracuse/East .........Dorothy White -- 445-1381
Syracuse/East .........Pam Dooling -- 315-463-0831 -- email@example.com