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2023 Virtual Meetings for CRS Members

Tuesday February 28, 2023, 7 pm eastern time – (completed)

Topic: Frank Skinner’s Rose Breeding
Guest Speaker: Hugh Skinner
Extra Feature: Diane Vigneault – “Her Garden”
Dorval, Quebec

Tuesday March 28, 2023, 7 pm eastern time – Annual General Meeting (followed by presentation) – (completed)

  • Virtual Rose Show results
  • Highlights of the World Federation of Rose Societies convention in Australia
Moderator: Elizabeth Schleicher

Tuesday May 23, 2023, 7 pm eastern time – (completed)

Topic: “Amongst the Thorns at Eurosa Farms”
Guest Speaker: Paul Bulk
Eurosa Farms
Brentwood Bay, British Columbia
Extra Feature: “My Calgary Garden”
Abbi Singh
Calgary Rose Society

Tuesday September 26, 2023, 7 pm eastern time – (completed)

Topic: “Lakeside Gems”: An introduction to
Brueckner Rhododendron Gardens and Gairloch Rose Gardens, Oakville, Ontario
Guest Speaker: Daphne Van Ginkel and Marie Decker
Extra Feature: “Our Favourite/Best Performing Rose”
Jenny Hart
Calgary Rose Society

2023 Pop Up Meetings for CRS Members and all other Rose Societies in Canada

Tuesday April 25, 2023, 7 pm eastern time – (completed)

Topic: Taking Rose Cuttings
Guest Speaker: Jason Croutch
Fraser Valley Rose Farm
British Columbia
Extra Feature: “At Home in the Garden, 2021-2022”
Ruth Wilson
Hamilton Burlington Rose Society

Saturday November 18, 2023, 2 pm eastern time

Topic: What’s New at Kordes Roses….? more healthy varieties for all types of garden roses
Guest Speaker: Thomas Proll
Kordes Roses