Consulting Rosarian Information

Consulting Rosarians

Consulting Rosarians

Questions about growing roses in Alabama, Florida, or Georgia?  Contact a CONSULTING ROSARIAN (CR) who lives near you.  Search the lists below or contact the nearest rose society [insert link to DSD local societies list].  Many of these societies have websites with valuable local rose information and contacts.

What is a Consulting Rosarian? A CR is a rose-grower specially trained and certified by the American Rose Society to provide free advice on growing roses.

How can I contact a Consulting Rosarian?  The lists linked below have the names and contact information for all the 100+ active Consulting Rosarians in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.  Feel free to contact any of them.

Qualifications:  To become a CR, a person must have grown many types of roses for at least five years, must have been a member of the American Rose Society for the last three years, must attend a CR school, and pass a written examination.  Contact Wayne Myers, The Deep South District CR Chair if you are interested in becoming a CR.

CRs Pledge to serve the American Rose Society and its local societies by finding new members and providing rose-growing advice free-of-charge to all people interested in roses.

Deep South District Chair of Consulting Rosarians:  Wayne Myers,

List of DSD Consulting Rosarians:
DSD CRs at 9-2017 from ARS

List of Consulting Rosarian Class Requirements from Now thru 2019:
CR Class Renewal Dates From Now thru 2019

DSD Mid-Winter CR School 2018
School Schedule 180121

CR Manual Revised August 2016



You can  download your CR Annual Report Form and other Consulting Rosarian Forms below. If you have a recent version of Adobe Reader, you can use the typewriter tool to fill out the form, save it and email it to the CR Coordinator.



CR- Candidate Letter of Recommendation Form  (Below)