Altissimo rose against the foothills of the Sierra Nevada

Sierra Foothills Rose Society, Inc.
American Rose Society Affiliate
Founded: May 11, 1962


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UPCOMING EVENTS

January 14, 2017
Rose Pruning & Winter Care Workshop and Chili Cookoff in the Maidu Community Center, Roseville, CA, 8:30AM-1PM.

February 2, 2017
Bareroot rose auction. Bring your checkbooks and participate in buying quality roses.

March 2, 2017: General Meeting
Program: TBA

April 6, 2017: General Meeting
Program: TBA

April 29, 2017
Sacramento Rose Society Annual Rose Show.

May 4, 2017 General Meeting
Program: TBA

May 20, 2017
Celebration of Old Garden Roses in El Cerrito, CA

June 1, 2017 General Meeting
Program: TBA

July 4, 2017
Sierra Foothills Rose Society BBQ and Ice Cream Social

August 5, 2017
Harvest Day at the Fair Oaks Horticultural Center.

August 19, 2017
Getting Ready for the SFHRS Rose Show - Rose Show Meeting

September 7, 2017 General Meeting
Program: TBA

September 8-10, 2017
American Rose Society Fall National Convention

October 5, 2017 General Meeting
Program: TBA

October 21, 2017
Sierra Foothills Rose Society Annual Rose Show at Bushnell Garden Nursery

November 2, 2017 General Meeting
Program: Rose Show Highlights & Awards

December 7, 2017
Program: Xmas Party & Installation of 2018 officers.

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Welcome to Sierra Foothills Rose Society Website

The Sierra Foothills Rose Society, Inc. is a non-profit educational organization affiliated with the American Rose Society. The goals of the Society are to encourage and educate the public in growing and exhibiting roses.

The Sierra Foothills Rose Society will be meeting at the Maidu Community Center and it is located at 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950. The Society will continue to meet on the first Thursday of each month, except July and August at 7:30 P.M. The meetings include a short business meeting, cultural tips from the Society's Consulting Rosarians, exhibition tips through a monthly Little Rose Show and interesting programs on rose culture by knowledgeable guest speakers. Refreshments are served by members of the society at every meeting. Visitors are always welcomed. The Schedule of rose activities and events lists all activities, programs, by the Sierra Foothills Rose Society and nearby rose societies.

PAGES TO VISIT IN THIS WEBSITE:

red ball How to become a member
red ball Maps and Directions to Our Meetings
red ball Officers and Executive Board
red ball ARS Consulting Rosarians
red ball ARS Rose Judges
red ball Helpful Resources on Rose Growing
red ball Rose Growing Calendar
red ball Rose Activities and Events in the Sacramento Area
red ball Public Rose Gardens in the Sacramento area
red ball Best Roses to Grow in the Sacramento Area
red ball Baldo's 100+ Top Roses to Grow in the Sacramento Area
red ball Rose Show Results
red ball Links to Rose Sites

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Altissimo is a medium red, single petalled, large flowered climbing rose. It does exceptionally well in the Sacramento area both as a tall bush rose or managed as a pillar or arch. It is the official rose of the Sierra Foothills Rose Society.

[Home] [How to Join] [Maps to Meetings] [Officers & Committees] [Consulting Rosarians] [Rose Judges]
[Calendar of Events] [Public Rose Gardens] [Best Roses to Grow] [Rose Show Results]
[Rose Care Help] [ Horticulture Links] [Contact Us ]

New information is constantly being added to the Sierra Foothills Rose Society website. If you are looking for something in particular or you have a rose related question or comment, please send your comments to Baldo Villegas, Webmaster
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Last Updated: Tuesday, January 3, 2017 4:17 PM