Hello, Auckland Rose Society committee has made the inevitable decision to cancel, due to Covid 19 restrictions, our Spring Show booked for the Selwyn Library 19-21 November 2021.The Auckland Rose Society will be hosting the National Rose Show and Convention 18th, 19th, 20th November 2022, an event very much to look forward to.We are so fortunate at this time, to have our lovely gardens and beautiful rose blooms to keep us occupied.Roll on 2022!Secretary Auckland Rose Society
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The Auckland Rose Society Annual Show and Competition will be held this year at the
(Opposite Holy Trinity Cathedral Parnell)
10 St Stephens Ave Parnell
20th & 21st of November 2021
Pruning: As a general rule of thumb for those wishing to exhibit it is suggested that pruning is done 90 days prior to the show weekend.
The more people we have exhibiting the better our show will be!
With both Novice and Open Classes there is an opportunity for everyone to
enter roses in the show and to try their hand at exhibiting.
You have grown them- why not show them!!!
Saturday 26th June 2021
** Rose Pruning Demonstration **
Time: 1.30pm- 2.30 pm
Venue: Parnell Rose Gardens
St Georges Bay Road, Parnell
Street Parking Available
Meet at the Archway
Please bring secateurs, gloves, and a bucket for prunings which are to be put in the skip on site.
Loppers and pruning saws also welcome if you have them.
Expert advice on pruning of hybrid tea roses and climbing roses.
(Please note there will be no alternate date if it rains).
The Auckland Rose Society celebrated its 75th Anniversary on Saturday 27th February. A Vintage High Tea was served for guests and members at the Auckland Horticultural Council venue at 956 Great North Road. A huge vote of thanks to the organising committee and friends. The Anniversary Cake was cut by our Patron and our newest member. Thanks also to Kings Plant Barn, Yates and Kiwi Gardener magazine for their ongoing support of the Auckland Rose Society.
We have moved to the new Auckland Horticultural Council venue, 956 Great North Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022.
- At the Auckland Rose Society meeting on Saturday 22nd May, Martin Keay will be giving a presentation on Heritage Roses, Perennials and more.
- On Saturday 26th June members of the Auckland Rose Society will be holding a pruning demonstration at the Parnell Rose Gardens 1:30pm – 3:00pm.
- Keep a look out as we update the Website and Facebook page, we have events organised every month for the rest of the year and beyond.
We are all looking forward to catching up with you and sharing the love of roses.
As a result of increased Covid-19 alert the Auckland Rose Society will cancel/postpone all future meetings until further notice.
We will keep in touch via our Web page, Facebook, and for members through the magazine and emails.
Keep safe and stay well, and happy gardening!
Auckland Rose Society Committee has a busy and eventful 2020 planned for our Members. Garden visits, Monthly Meetings, Pruning Demonstrations, our Annual Show and 75th Anniversary celebrations are just a few of the events already planned. We look forward to meeting up with you all again this year, Happy Gardening!
All welcome! Come and see the best Roses in Auckland, exhibited by Rose Society members during our major event of the year, at the beautiful historic Selwyn Library.
10 St Stephens Ave, Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
Saturday 20th November open to the public from 11am to 4.15pm
Sunday 21st November open to the public from 10am to 3pm
ARS members who are exhibiting – please see the show schedule for staging times.