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

  • April 13, 2024 (Saturday) Rambling Rose Garden Tour! 10 am to 1:30 pm. Tickets via Eventbrite HERE, GPBRS meetings or on the Tour. Advance: $15. Day of Event: $20. Children 16 & under are free. See three fabulous private rose gardens in Lake Worth, Wellington and Lox Groves.

  • April 22, 2024 - GPBRS Meeting at Mounts Botanical Garden, 7:30 pm. Program: Creative Floral Designs Using Roses with Christine Biscoglio, Accredited National Master Flower Show Judge.

  • April 27, 2024 - Roses for South FL with author Victor Lazzari! At Plant-a-Palooza - Mount's Spring Plant Sale, Mounts Botanical Garden, Exhibition Hall A, 1:00 pm.

  • 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. Mounts Sale Info HERE

  • April 28, 2024 - Public Rose Seminar by GPBRS at Jupiter Public Library. 2:30 pm. Topic: Growing Roses in Florida with ARS Consulting Rosarian and Judge, Bill Langford.

  • May 20, 2024 - GPBRS Meeting at Mounts Botanical Garden, 7:30 pm. Program: TBD.
  • Rambling Rose Garden Tour – April 13, 2024


    This family-friendly tour is hosted by real rose gardeners who generously consent to share their personal creations in Lake Worth, Wellington and Loxahatchee Groves, FL.

    The rose gardens will be open from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm, rain or shine. Start with the rose garden of your choice, then travel to the others. All three rose gardens are beautiful to behold and will inspire and delight your senses. Stop and smell the Roses!

    Rose Garden Locations for 2024

    • Denise Abruzzese’s Rose Garden at 4680 Foxview Place, Lake Worth 33467
    • Roseann Lipari’s Rose Garden at 14906 Horseshoe Trace, Wellington 33414
    • Cynthia Potenza’s Rose Garden at 13224 Marcella Blvd, Loxahatchee Groves 33470

    What to Bring: Bring a hat, sunscreen, sneakers and of course, a camera. Light refreshments and water provided. Please respect each host’s property and refrain from taking cuttings or littering. DO take pictures and enjoy your adventure!

    2026 Garden Hosts! Please consider becoming a 2026 Rose Garden host! We work very hard at this Tour and it is one of the most worthwhile ways to share your joy and love of gardening and roses with other like-minded people. Contact a board member for more information.

    “The world is a rose, smell it, and pass it to your friends.” – Persian Proverb