ARS Certified Consulting Rosarians (CR) have met the following requirements:
2 years as a Member of the American Rose Society
At least 5 years of experience growing roses
Successfully complete a CR school (and pass a rigorous written exam)
Currently there are 1288 ARS Certified Consulting Rosarians (CR) across America. CRs are trained to provide important information on rose culture. They willingly and enthusiastically share their time and talent with both new and old rosarians.
An ARS certified Consulting Rosarian can help you. An ARS CR can address almost any question about growing roses.
A CR provides basic as well as advanced information to the rosarian. Our motto is to keep the information simple and understandable.
You can readily find a CR near you as all local rose societies have trained CRs. A link to the ARS CR search page is here. The Cyber Rosarian is also available.
A list of local CRs is available (pdf file may open in a new page/tab or instantly downloaded to your computer or device. Check your web browser settings).