Rose Lovers
Rose Pruning Demonstrations

The Rose Society of South Australia is offering free rose pruning workshops in the International Rose Garden and at Evanston.

Rose Lovers
National Rose Trial Garden Of
Australia 2020 Awards

Rose Trial Gardens exist throughout the world.
At least 25 are acknowledged by the World
Federation of Rose Societies (WFRS).

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Recommended Roses

Roses that are recommended by the South Australian Rose Society for growing in South Australia.
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Queen Adelaide
Claire Rose

The Rose Society of South Australia

Patron: Mrs Lan Le, Government House, South Australia Vice Patron: The Right Honourable, Sandy Verschoor, The Lord Mayor of Adelaide

The Society aims to encourage, improve, foster and extend the cultivation and appreciation of the Rose. Conducting meetings, shows, demonstrations and other activities both in Adelaide and throughout the country. This site contains contacts and information about our meetings, recommended roses for growing in South Australia, culture notes which give tips on rose growing for the current months and information about other events.


If you have a question about Roses and Rose growing please contact us or come along to our monthly meeting and ask advice from one of our experienced Rosarians

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Next Meeting

May Meeting Sunday, 16th May | 3.00pm

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Upcoming Events

Rose Pruning Demonstration in the International Rose Garden Sunday, 20th June Sunday, 20th June

The Rose Society of South Australia will be conducting a rose pruning workshop at the International Rose Garden in the Adelaide Botanic Garden on Sunday, 20 June. Workshop...
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Dainty Bess

May 8, 2021

DAINTY BESS Hybrid Tea Dainty Bess was bred by William Archer in the UK in 1925.  He crossed Ophelia and Kitchener of Khartoum to create...
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Always Remember

April 10, 2021

ALWAYS REMEMBER Floribunda (Tan 04603)  This internationally awarded rose was named ‘Always Remember’ by the Leukaemia Foundation and Knight’s Roses in 2016 and was released...
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Bordure Nacree

March 6, 2021

Bordure Nacree (DELcrouf) Miniature Bordure Nacree was bred by Delbard in France in 1973. As the name suggests, it is a border rose and one...
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