Welcome to the official website of the
West Jersey Rose Society

Guests are always welcome!

  The society meets the third Wednesday of the month,
except January and July.
Meetings start at 7:30 pm and are held at Medford Leas
off Route 70 in Medford, New Jersey.

April 2014 Meeting
Wednesday, March 16
WJRS Annual Meeting
“Rose Show Clerk School”
A team of Consulting Rosarians will present an overview of the responsibilities of the Rose Show clerks, runners, and information, and registration table volunteers in a local as well as during a mini national convention rose show.

The 2014 ARS National Miniature Show and Conference is coming!

Join the West Jersey Rose Society on July 25-27 at the Hotel ML in Mount Laurel for a  Garden State Welcome.  Click here for more information about the 2014 Mini National. Click here for the Registration Form and the Schedule of Events. Click here for the Photography Schedule, the Arrangement Schedule and the Horticultural Schedule (Draft).

2014 WJRS Private Rose Sale
Last Chance To Order
The 2013-2014 West Jersey Rose Society Rose Sale is almost over! Click here for this year's order form. Our rose offerings this year feature a lovely selection of hardy, low care shrub roses.  We have some of the newest rose varieties as well as some old favorites.
The rose bushes are No. 1 quality and will arrive in large #3 containers.
WJRS prices are still very competitive. Order Early!
Order forms will be accepted before April 19, 2014.

Spread the Word! See if your neighbors, friends, and relatives would like some lovely rose bushes
for their yard!

Any questions? Please contact rosarian@wjrs.org

  Warm Weather is Coming!

Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduations?
Do all your shopping from home using the Amazon link on the left side of this page. There is no additional cost to you and a percentage of your purchases will benefit the West Jersey Rose Society!
Contact rosarian@wjrs.org for assistance


A Tetanus Booster should be scheduled preferably every 5 years or at the most every 10 years.
While working in the soil you can contract a bacteria and the symptoms can be quite painful.
So, schedule yourself for a booster and be safe

THANK YOU To Our Generous Donors for 2013:

Agway, Burlington, Columbus, Englishtown
Ameriprise Financial, Stuart White
Arden Theatre Company
Bistro DiMarino
Clover Garden Center & Florist
Collingswood Shakespeare Co.
David Austin Roses
Dr Earth
GreenHeart Farms Miniature Roses
Green Lea Garden Center
Haines Farm & Garden Center
Heirloom Roses
Johnson’s Farm Market
Laurel Oak Garden Center


Longwood Gardens
Magnolia Garden Village
Medport Diner
Mills Magic
Neptune’s Harvest Fertilizers
Nunzio Ristorante Rustico
Philadelphia Theatre Company
Race Street Café
Regan Nursery
Runway Cafe
Spotts Hardware & Garden Center
Standing O Bistro, DoubleTree Hotel
Star Roses
Supermarkets of Cherry Hill
Symphony in C
Trader Joe’s
Wegman’s of Mt Laurel
Whole Foods of Marlton
Wyck Historic House & Garden

And to Our Sponsors:


Matilda - Floribunda Rose (Formerly Charles Aznavour)
photo by Tom Mayhew, WJRS member

Want to know how we grow such amazing roses? Read some of the informative articles contributed by our members on our Grow Beautiful Roses page.

Many of the books and rose care products recommended are available from Amazon.com. Order through the Amazon links on the left side our web pages and you will support the WJRS at no additional cost to you. if you need assistance using these links, contact rosarian@wjrs.org.


West Jersey Rose Society Goals:

  • Foster the education of the people of Western New Jersey on the selection, growing, propagation and culture of roses.
  • Promote the development of private and public gardens of all types throughout the area.
  • Emphasize the use of roses within gardens.


Last update: April 15, 2014

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