Links to Special 
Rose-Related Web Sites
Info:  Kitty Belendez

OTHER ROSE SOCIETIES
Facebook of Santa Clarita Valley Rose Society   We invite you to visit our Facebook.
Pacific Rose Society Founded in 1937, this rose society meets at the The Arboretum in Los Angeles and hosts one of the largest rose shows each spring.
American Rose Exhibitors Society  A non-profit educational organization embracing rose exhibitors and rose shows. Publishes rose show results throughout the United States, calendar of rose show dates, and statistics of top exhibition roses.
American Rose Society  National rose organization.
   
LINKS TO OUR VIDEOS
Rejuvenating Potted Roses
How to Prune Hybrid Tea Roses
How to Chip Bud Roses
How to Root Fortuniana Rootstock in Winter
How to Groom Hybrid Tea Blooms for the Rose Show
How to Groom Rose Stem & Foliage for the Rose Show     

ROSE DISCUSSION FORUMS
GardenWeb  Discussions about all types of roses, rose care, and rose identification.
GardenWeb/Rose Propagation This rose forum focuses on rose breeding and experienced rosarians will explain how to grow roses from seed or propagating roses by cuttings.   

PUBLIC ROSE GARDENS
Descanso Gardens  This botanical garden in LaCanada, CA features well-kept gardens of all types of flowers year round as well as an International Rosarium.
Huntington Library & Botanical Gardens  This historical site in San Marino (near Pasadena, CA) features a unique collection of shrub roses and antique roses.   

MORE ROSE INFORMATION
Baldo's Bug Page  Bugs and rose diseases are shown in living color.
Help Me Find Roses  Here's the best place to find info on most roses, includes ancestry, many color photos, and where to buy them.
Everyrose  Another web site for searching for roses. Lots of rose info, links, etc.
Texas A & M University Rose Breeding Program
Combined Rose List Annual guide to 20,000 roses available commercially throughout the world.
About Thrips  at UC Davis   

OLD GARDEN ROSES
Old Garden Roses and Beyond  Paul Barden's terrific web site with many superb color photos of unusual roses.   

SOURCES FOR ROSES & RELATED SUPPLIES
*SPONSORS ARE NOTED WITH AN ASTERISK

Antique Rose Emporium Lots of wonderful antique roses. Many photos.
Burlington Rose Nursery  Operated by Burling Leong who was Ralph Moore's assistant for years.
Corona Clipper All kinds of gardening tools.
Crop Production Services (formerly Western Farm Service). This is where to get those large 50# sacks of Epsom Salts, Nitroform, and  water soluble fertilizers.
Dramm  Watering and irrigation tools and supplies.
Dr. Earth  Organic nutrients and fertilizers.
Floral Supply Syndicate  Vases, florist supplies.
Frostproof  Budding and grafting knives and tools.
*Green Thumb Nursery (Newhall)  Lots of other locations too. The Newhall store, thanks to Bryan Payne, carries lots of stuff for the rosarian.
Grow More  Manufacturer of a vast range of fertilizers and nutrients for the garden.
Heirloom Roses  A great selection of own-root shrub roses and old garden roses. Color photos.
Hormex  Propagation materials, rooting hormone.
*Kellogg's Garden Products  Mulches, potting soils, and other nutrients.
Mastermark Lawn Edging, Also called terrace board, or plastic bender board. Available from various sources on the internet. If this link to Amazon is broken, best to do a Google search.
McConkey Containers and pots for the garden.
*Otto & Sons Nursery  Thousands of canned roses.
Preen  A weed pre-emergent.
Rosemania  Neat supplies for the rose aficionado, especially the exhibitor. They also carry a small supply of bareroot roses in winter.
SuperThrive  The magical, miracle elixer for roses.
UC Davis  Source to buy virus-free rootstock for propagating roses.
Weeks Roses Wholesale producer of fine roses.
Wisconsin Roses  The place to order those hot new exhibition hybrid teas on Rosa multiflora.

JUST FOR FUN
Robert H. Klein, Silent Film Character Actor, 1880-1960   


LOCAL LINKS OF INTEREST
City of Santa Clarita  What's happening in our lovely city. 
KHTS Radio  Website with lots of news and local info.
The Signal  Website of our local newspaper. 
Traffic Alerts Updates and advisories for our rosarians who commute out of the valley.
Santa Clarita Weather  Weather advisories for Santa Clarita helps to know when to water roses.
   

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Updated August 19, 2014

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