Society Meetings: 7:30 pm on fourth Mondays (except summer), Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach OR online via Zoom. (Zoom links emailed to members before meetings.)

Upcoming Programs and Events


  • February 26, 2024 - GPBRS Meeting at Mounts Botanical Garden, 7:30 pm. Program: Hot New Roses for 2024! with Victor Lazzari.

  • March 25, 2024 - GPBRS Meeting at Mounts Botanical Garden, 7:30 pm. Program: Dr. Malcolm Manners.

  • April 13, 2024 (Saturday) Rambling Rose Garden Tour! 10 am to 1:30 pm. Tickets via Eventbrite, GPBRS meetings or on the Tour. Advance: $15. Day of Event: $20.

  • April 22, 2024 - GPBRS Meeting at Mounts Botanical Garden, 7:30 pm. Program: TBD.

  • April 27, 2024 - Roses for South FL with author Victor Lazzari! At Plant-a-Palooza - Mount's Spring Plant Sale, Mounts Botanical Garden, Time: TBD

  • April 27/28, 2024 Plant-a-Palooza Spring Plant Sale at Mounts Botanical Gardens, Saturday: open to public 9 am - 4 pm; Sunday: open to public 9 am to 3 pm.

  • April 28, 2024 - Public Rose Seminar by GPBRS at Jupiter Public Library. 2:30 pm. Topic: Growing Roses in Florida.
  • News and Events

    Stay up to date on the Greater Palm Beach Rose Society, regional and national News and other nearby Rose Society Events.

    The Latest GPBRS News in the “The Rose Petal”

    The Rose Petal is our Member-only newsletter, filled with rose gardening ‘How To’s’, Rose Information and or course, news! We publish the Rose Petal during the Tropical South rose season, September through May (no December publication). Members receive the newsletter via email. If you have rose-related articles or information you would like to see included in the newsletter (your suggestions are greatly appreciated) please email them to:

    Denise Abruzzese
    GPBRS Newsletter Editor
    newsletter@gpbrs.org

    Please see our current Rose Petal Newsletter for events:

    Other Local Rose Society News & Events

    TROPICAL ROSE SOCIETY MEETINGS (Miami/Dade, Broward County):

    The Tropical Rose Society meets at the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens in Coral Gables, FL.
    Address: 10901 Old Cutler Road, Miami, Florida 33156. Use the south “STAFF ONLY” parking lot.
    (Doors open at Fairchild at 6:30 pm, meeting starts promptly at 7:00 pm)

    MARCH Meeting: Tuesday, March, 12, 2024 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Fairchild Tropical Garden – Corbin Classroom B
    SUBJECT: TBA

    MAY Meeting: Tuesday, May 14, 2024- 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Fairchild Tropical Garden – Corbin Classroom B
    SUBJECT: Landscaping with Roses – Victor Lazzari


    TAMPA ROSE SOCIETY MEETINGS AND EVENTS:

    Tampa Rose Society meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at the Seminole Garden Center, 5800 N Central Ave, Tampa, FL 33604. Guests are welcome to attend. Come at 6:30 pm to socialize! Each meeting has a program and a Consulting Rosarian’s Report sharing what you should be doing to care for your Florida roses. We end the meeting with a fun raffle which often includes roses! Come and bring a gardening buddy or friend.

    2024 Meeting Dates: January 23, February 20, March 12 (moved from 3/19), April 16, May 16, June 21 (no meetings July & August), September 17, October 15, & Nov. 19.

    MAY 11, 2024: 52nd Annual Tampa Rose Society Rose Show is governed by the standard rules, regulations and guidelines of the American Rose Society (ARS). Date: May 11, 2024 – the Saturday before Mother’s Day. When: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Location: West Shore Plaza, 250 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL. Check out the details at: www.tamparosesociety.com.


    ORLANDO AREA HISTORIAL ROSE SOCIETY MEETINGS AND EVENTS:

    The Society meets at The Garden House at Harry P. Leu Botanical Gardens 1920 North Forest Ave, Orlando FL on the first Sunday of the month. Doors open at 2:00 pm, program starts at 2:30 pm.
    OAHRS Program info: (407) 497-1639
    Leu Gardens: (407) 246-2020

    Next OAHRS Meeting: February 4th, 2024 @ 2:30pm in the Orchid Room
    Our meeting theme is Valentine’s Day! 


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