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.
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.
Class 1 J Horace McFarland Dark Knight, Marilyn Wellan, Moonstone, Pop Warner, Red Intuition -Zachary Lau Class 3 Yankee Rosarian – James Galway, Othello, The Ancient Mariner- the Ehrenreichs Class 5 Queen – Louise Estes – Zachary Lau King – All my Loving – Zachary Lau Princess – Pope John Paul II – Zachary Lau Court – Tiffany – Laurel Curtis Class 6 HT/GR Open Bloom Ingrid Bergman – Zachary Lau Class 7 Floribunda – Janice Kellog – The Ehrenreichs Class 9 One bloom or spray of a climber – High Wire Flyer – The Cunninghams Class 10 One Classic Shrub bloom or spray – Hera’s Song – The Osborns Class 11 One Modern shrub bloom or spray – Barn Dance – The Ehrenreichs Class 12 One Austin shrub bloom or spray – Darcy Bussell – The Ehrenreichs **Best shrub – Darcy Bussell – The Ehrenreichs Class 13 Dowager Queen – Green Rose – The Ehrenreichs Class 14 Victorian Award – Pink Pet – The Ehrenreichs Class 15 Mini Queen – Chattooga – Zachary Lau King – Irresistible – David Cannistraro Princess – Joy – Paul Raymond Class 16 Mini or Miniflora Spray – Joy – Paul Raymond Class 17 Miniflora Queen – Flawless – Zachary Lau Class 18 Open bloom mini or minifloras – Miss Flippins – Zachary Lau Class 19 Large rose in a bowl – All the Rage – The Osborns Class 20 Mini/Miniflora rose in a bowl – Pierrine – Zachary Lau Class 21 English box – large rose – Ambridge, Bubble Double – The Osborns Class 22 English box – small roses – Green Rose – The Ehrenreich Class 23 Trailing rose – Buff Beauty – The Ehrenreichs Class 25 Stages of bloom – Earth Song – The Cunninghams. Class 26 Matched Pair – Funny Face – The Osborns Class 27 Single Petal – Dainty Bess – Zachary Lau Class 29 David Austin Trio – Ambridge, Boscobel, Graham Thomas Class 30 Most Fragrant – Pope John Paul II – Zachary Lau Class 31 Novice – Oso Italian Ice – Anthony Brunetti Class 32 Judges of the Show – Bright & Shiny – Andy Vanable D-1 Mystery Rose Beginner – Kathy King D-2 Best Red Rose Beginner – Kathy King D-3 Knockout Beginner – Kathy King
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.