Welcome to the Redwood Empire Rose Society Web Page.

We are a chapter of the American Rose Society in Santa Rosa, California. We meet on the 3rd Thursday the following months; February, April, May, September, October and November at 7:00 pm and 5 pm June and July. Meeting are held at the Luther Burbank Art & Garden Center (LBAGC) at 2050 Yulupa Ave, Santa Rosa CA.

Our membership form is available in the Downloads section.


Thursday April 19th

Petite Rose Show and How to enter a Rose Show

By Karen Ernsberger RERS President, Rose Show Chair and Cher Frechette Past RERS President

Come learn to how to prepare your roses for exhibition and what judges look for.




2018 Officers

President – Karen Ernsberger
Vice President – Julie Sabbag – Maskey
Secretary – Kay Ashbrook
Treasurer – Ruth Browning

Consulting Rosarians

Our consulting rosarians (CR) would be more than happy to help you with rose care questions. A CR’s job is teaching, writing or talking about roses to everyone.

Barbara Ellis   707-486-3119 Master CR

Karen Ernsberger   707-344-2011 Master CR

Cheryl Frechette   707-395-0654 Master CR

Emeritus CR’s Phyllis Saccani & Mary Brown