Sales

 

If you cannot attend meetings, some items are available for purchase by mail (see below).

Buy from us and support your Local Rose Society!

Rose Growing Information Available At Our Meetings

Growing Roses In The Desert (Temporarily Out Of Print)
Compiled and edited by Dona Martin, this 57 page award-winning book provides everything you need to know to successfully grow roses in the heat of Southern Arizona.
• $10.00 per book at our meetings.

Rose Society of Tucson Monthly Guide: What To Do In Your Rose Garden
A whole year of helpful information on how to care for your roses, month-by-month.
• $2.00 each at meetings.

Rose Growing Book Available By Mail

We offer an award-winning book on growing roses in the desert (details below).

Please contact Liz Strong by email: lizzie441@comcast.net

Growing Roses In The Desert (Temporarily Out Of Print)
• $12.00 (includes shipping & handling)
Compiled and edited by Dona Martin, this 57 page award winning book provides everything you need to know to successfully grow roses in the heat of Southern Arizona.

Table of Contents

  • Easy Rose Care Calendar for Arizona
  • Roses That Love our Heat
  • What to Know Before You Buy Roses
  • The Naked Truth: Anatomy of a Bare Root Rose
  • Planting Bare Root Roses
  • Ten Basic Steps of Pruning
  • Pruning Old Garden Roses
  • Pruning for Fall in the Desert Southwest
  • Growing Roses in Pots
  • What is Deadheading? It’s Not the Same as Pruning!
  • A Mound of Mulch
  • Control of Fungal Diseases
  • Powdery Mildew: a Spring/Fall Curse
  • Twelve Months of Comprehensive Rose Care
  • Recommended for Every Time you Spray
  • The Mystery of Chlorosis
  • Fall-proof Cuttings
  • Earthworms and Roses: If You Feed Them, They Will Come
  • The Bugs of Summer
  • Own Root vs Grafted Roses?
  • Growing Roses on Fortuniana Rootstock in Arizona
  • Glossary