Articles from Our Dune Rose Newsletter and Other Sources

Rose Gardening

Plan Before Buying Rose Bushes, by David G. Hallstrom

Answer to the Question: What kind of fertilizer should I use on my roses, by Adeline Christie

Planting Bareroot Roses, Mini-Roses & Spring Pruning, by Pat Shanley

Putting Your Rose Garden To Bed For The Winter, by Pat Shanley

Late Summer Rose Care, by Pat Shanley

Organic Rose Gardening

Earth-Kind® Environmental Landscape Management, by Gaye Hammond, Houston Rose Society, National Earth-Kind® Advisory Board 

Organic Gardening Solutions Endorsed by the American Rose Society

The Path To Sustainability Is Through The Soil, by Billy Styles

Organic Approach to Growing Beautiful Roses, by Herb Zipper

Try The New Disease-Resistant Varieties To Reduce Pesticide Use, by April Gonzales

Kicking the Chemicals, by Jack Shoultz

A Slow Burn – The Road To Organic Correctness, by Kathy DeRoo

Pests & Diseases

Invaders in the Garden – Part I – Midge, by Adeline Christie 

Invaders in the Garden – Part II – Aphids, by Adeline Christie

Invaders in the Garden – Part III – Black Spot, by Bruce Watt, PhD – Plant Diagnostician -University of Maine Cooperative Extension


Bring Home the Silver, by Adeline Christie 

Sage Suggestions from Bob Sabin, Foremost Rose Exhibitor & Winner of Numerous Queen of Show Trophies, by Adeline Christie

Rose Cultivars 

The Accidental Arrival, by Stephen Scanniello 

My Favorite Rose, by Herb Zipper

My Personal Choice of Rambling Roses, by Peter Beales

Southampton Rose Society Events

Southampton Rose Society – Kids’ Annnual Rose Art Exhibit Rules – May 21, 2011, by Adeline Christie / Nancy Rollins

Southampton Rose Society – 47th Annual Rose Show Schedule & Guidelines for Exhibiting – June 15, 2024

Southampton Rose Society – Photography Competition Rules – Sept 8, 2013