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 7:00 pm and are held at Medford Leas
off Route 70 in Medford, New Jersey.

September 2016 Monthly Meeting
7 pm, Wednesday September 21, 2016


ALL members are invited to bring your roses to show and share with the other members at our “In-House Rose Show.” You’ll see that anyone can enter their roses in a Rose Show - you’ll have more fun – and maybe win a blue ribbon!
We will have containers available for minis and mini floras. For the standard roses, you can use water or soda bottles or other vases. Ribbons will be awarded for the following categories:
1. Standard-Hybrid Tea- a) exhibition bloom and b) open bloom
2. Floribunda- a) exhibition bloom and b) open bloom
3. Miniflora-exhibition bloom
4. Mini- exhibition bloom
5. Shrubs single or spray-exhibition bloom
6. Old Garden Roses- exhibition bloom appropriate for the class
7. Any rose bloom that does not fit in one of the classes above
8. Judges entries.

63rd Annual Rose Show
 of the West Jersey Rose Society

2012 WJRS Queen of Show - Gemini, grown by Ken Borrmann
photo by Tom Mayhew

Thank you All for another Great Show!
Saturday, June 4, 2016, 1:30 - 5:30 pm
Sears Court at the Moorestown Mall
The Largest Rose Show in the Delaware Valley!
Click here for Schedule and Rose Show Results



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

School Days are Here

Remember your children and grandchildren this fall. Do all your back to school shopping 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


Playgirl - Floribunda Rose
Best of Show Photo, Penn-Jersey District March 7, 2015.
Tom Mayhew, WJRS Master Consulting Rosarian

Want to know how we grow such amazing roses or make such amazing photogrsphs?  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.

THANK YOU  to Our Sponsors:


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: September 18, 2016

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