Congratulations and rosy thank you’s to all who participated in Annual Rose Festival & Show. It was a huge success. Slideshow and complete list of awards posted on 2016 Rose Festival & Show page or click here.
Special Event: Annual Christmas Potluck and Installation of 2017 Officers
Sun., Dec. 11 at 12noon at home of Steve & Susie Jones, in Fiddletown.
Mother Lode Rose Society members, spouses and friends are invited to attend our Annual Christmas Potluck and Installation of 2017 Officers on Sunday December 11 at 12noon. Thank you to Steve and Susie Jones for once again hosting this festive event at their home, 20340 Vineyard Lane, Fiddletown. The Jones will be providing turkey, ham and beverages. Please plan on bringing a side-dish, hors d’oeurve, or dessert. Please RSVP ASAP with the number of attending and what you plan on bringing to Susie Jones (209)245-3355 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please renew by Dec. 31, 2016. Mother Lode Rose Society membership for 2017 only $20 individual or $25 per family. Renewing by Dec. 31 insures you will be included in the MLRS Directory. Make checks payable to MLRS and send to Mother Lode Rose Society, PO Box 7, Plymouth, CA 95669.
MLRS Planning Meeting is Mon., Dec. 5 at 10 AM in Room 3 at the Amador Senior Center. All 2016 and 2017 Board Members please attend. All MLRS members are welcome to attend also. We will be making plans for 2017 and would love to have your input.
Thank you to all who participated in October’s The Biggest Little Rose Show in the Mother Lode. We had a wonderful turnout of beautiful roses. See slideshow for photos. Scroll down for list of awards.
Show results: Hybrid Tea – Girl’s Night Out by Beverly Rose Hopper
Floribunda – Eureka by Dorothy Wall
Miniature/Miniflora – Magic Show by Valerie Mergl
Shrub – Linda Campbell by Dorothy Wall
Old Garden Rose – not awarded
Rose in Bowl – Love & Peace by Beverly Rose Hopper
Novice – St Patrick by Penny Dominici
Most Fragrant – Fragrant Cloud by Tea Hawkins
Best in Show Horticulture – Girl’s Night Out by Beverly Rose Hopper
Photography One Bloom – Nancy Horst Jones
Photography Spray – Juliene Hiatt
Best Arrangement – Cherry Hoover
Join the American Rose Society. Members receive “The American Rose” magazine, the handy reference “Handbook for Selecting Roses” and other valuable resources. See www.rose.org for more info