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Rose Society

for all who love, grow and study the rose


Shows News

(2016) our Shows team exhibited at the Harrogate Spring Flower Show and was awarded a Gold Medal for their stand.

(2015) our Shows team exhibited at the Harrogate Spring Flower Show and was awarded a Gold Medal for their stand.

(2014) our Shows team exhibited at the RHS Malvern Spring Show and was awarded a Silver Gilt Medal for their stand.  The stand was praised for its educational value.

The amateur rose show was a huge success with more entries than we have seen for many years.


2017 Show Dates

 7th -9th April | RHS Flower Show, Cardiff

20th – 23rd April | Harrogate Spring Flower Show

11th – 14th May | RHS Malvern Spring Festival and the RNRS Spring Show

23rd – 27th May | RHS Chelsea Flower Show

7th-11th June | RHS Chatsworth Flower Show

15th – 18th June | BBC Gardeners World Live Show

24th – 25th June | RNRS Summer Rose Show South

1st & 2nd  July | Rhondda Rose Show                   

4th – 9th July | RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

8th & 9th July | The Ryedale Rose Festival *

19th – 23rd July | RHS Tatton Flower Show

29th & 30th July | RNRS Summer Rose Show North

11th -12th August | Shrewsbury Flower Show *

17th – 20th August | Southport Flower Show *

15th – 17th September | Harrogate Autum Flower Show and the RNRS Autumn Show

23rd – 24th | September Malvern Autumn Show *

Key :

RNRS Amateur Show

RNRS Dean Hole Challenge

 * Amateur Rose Classes for Exhibitors

Show schedules will be available shortly – if you would like to be added to the exhibitor list please contact the shows secretary Ray Martin at ray@raytherose.com or call on 07867973214. If you are not a member of the RNRS you may purchase and exhibitors pass for £10 that will allow you to exhibit at the National shows.


The RNRS Shows Committee with to thank our sponsors for the following:

Darlac who sponsor the Star classes at each show

David Austin Roses who sponsor the Dean Hole Championship classes

R.V Rogers who support our Spring show and sponsor classes at the Harrogate Autumn Show

Squires Roses who sponsor the Summer show and Rose Event 

The Gardens of the Rose will be open from Saturday 10th June until Sunday 6th August 2017

However, our website is open year round!

Kind regards, The RNRS Team