Upcoming Events

Membership Lunch Meeting

When: Saturday, November 12, 2016
What: Membership Lunch Meeting
Where: Golden Nugget Tavern & Grill
14401 Excelsior Boulevard
Minnetonka, MN 55345

  • Time: Social Hour: 11:30 a.m. |  Lunch: 12:00 p.m.
  • Menu: Due to size of our group, lunch offerings have been consolidated in order to expedite processing. Choose either:
    Golden Nugget Burger + side, $12.50
    Pulled Pork sandwich + side, $11.95 or
    Lunch Combo (1/2 sandwich of the day + cup of soup or chili), $9.50
  • Topic: Dale Bachman, CEO, Chairman of the Board Bachman Nursery will present “Bachmans: We Bring Beauty to Life.”


Please call (651-633-8577) or e-mail Sharon Stillings with your reservation (SJStillings@Hotmail.com). The deadline for reservations is November 9th.

Upcoming Arboretum Activities

Arboretum Activities

As the 2016 rose season comes to an end, it’s time to tie and tip the roses in the Wilson Rose Garden at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum!

Tie the roses: Saturday, October 15

Tip the roses: Saturday, October 22.

As always, we need your help. Activities begin about 8:00 a.m. or when you get there. Coffee and donuts will be provided.


Rose Show June 20, 2015

Pictures from Minnesota Rose Society’s 2015 Rose Show at Joseph’s Grill in St. Paul, MN


If your roses have leaves it is time to begin your preventative fungicide spray program.

Time to Fertilize?

Northern rose growers, if your soil temperature is above 50F, then it is time to begin fertilizing your roses.