The Syracuse Rose Society is the oldest rose society in continuous existence in the United States affiliated with the American 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

MANY HANDS MANY SEASONS

A YouTube Video by Jay Lurie

We hope you will take the time to watch this YouTube video about the Syracuse Rose Society and the E.M. Mills Rose Garden. Many of our hardworking volunteers are featured in this well-done video by Jay Lurie. It captures the spirit and love the SRS puts into caring for the garden six months out of the year.

2022 ARS DISTRICT CONVENTION

HOSTED BY THE SYRACUSE ROSE SOCIETY

PHOTO GALLERY FROM THE EVENT

Thank you to all who attended!

Do you have a rose question? Do you need rose info?

We're here to help!

Are you looking for help on planting roses?

Need to know how to maintain your roses?

Look no further! Just click on these links (or contact a SRS Rosarian below):

Seasonal rose care tips

How to prune roses (and other useful links)

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


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

Cicero: Diane Fini - 315-506-5814 - frogladyi@aol.com

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

Fayetteville-Manlius: Sue Kamp –315-449-2726 sskamp@windstream.net

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

Ithaca: Leon Ginenthal -- 607-351-1336 -- derrosenmeister@gmail.com

Little Falls: Jim Kahler -- 315-823-3878 -- jimredrose@hotmail.com

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

Liverpool: Debbie Holihan - 315-247-9017 - abstracted44@gmail.com

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

Rome: Ronald Broughton - 315-339-4079 - rbrought@twcny.rr.com

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

Syracuse/East: Dorothy White -- 315-445-1381

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

Syracuse/East: Sonia Kragh - 315-449-2729 - sykragh@yahoo.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?

Call the Syracuse Department of Parks and Rec to secure a permit at (315) 473-4330.

For the latest SRS news, photos and more go to our Facebook Page.

Get social with the SRS on Facebook! 

For rose-related questions or information, contact the Syracuse Rose Society

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