Rose Window : New issue and a new editor

Lauren Duffee Gisel has agreed to be our new District newsletter editor and has already published a wonderful Spring issue. Here is the :

the rose window: APRIL 2023

Editor: Lauren Duffee Gisel

Irwin Ehrenreich produced a slideshow for the Yankee Convention in memory of our good friend and fellow rosarian Andy Vanable

Here it is in PDF form due to size

or go to Youtube to see as slide show

2023 Yankee District Convention:
Rose Gardens: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow


The setting for this year’s Yankee District Spring Convention, hosted by The New England Rose Society, is the historic Publick House (circa 1771) in Sturbridge, Massachusetts. This gala event will be held March 17-19, 2023.



February 4, 2023 | 12:30 AM – 3:30 PM Eastern

      Diane Sommers – CR Mission & Ethics

      Dave Ingram – Soil & Water

      Craig Dorschel – Chemical Safety

February 11, 2023 | 12:30 AM – 3:30 PM Eastern

      Art Wade – Fertilizer

      Baldo Villegas – Insects and Diseases

New CR Candidates must attend all of the Webinars. If you plan to apply as a New CR, please contact your District Chair of Consulting Rosarians to insure all the paperwork is completed by January 31, 2023. EBlasts will be sent with links to these Webinars to those who have registered.

Founders Day

82nd New England Rose Society

Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Come and celebrate the New England Rose Society’s 82nd year of sharing roses with the world at our 82nd Founders Day event.
Our Guest Speaker will be Steve Scanniello, world renowned expert on roses. He will be speaking about “Preserving our Rose History.”
ALL are welcome to come and listen to Steve. You DO NOT have to be a New England Rose Society Member to attend.