Mother Lode Rose Society

The Mother Lode Rose Society, an affiliate of the American Rose Society, is a non-profit educational organization, serving the needs of gardeners by promoting America's flower - the rose.  We provide a community service to the Mother Lode communities with educational programs, rose shows and proudly maintaining the Rose Garden at the Amador Senior Center.


Learn techniques from rose experts. 

Learn how easy

to have a garden

full of beautiful roses.

Mother Lode Rose Society

meets at

Amador Senior Center

229 New York Ranch Rd.

Jackson, CA

It’s Time to Renew or Join!

Be part of the

Mother Lode Rose Society

Annual Membership only $20

See Membership page for details

Annual Rose Auction

Sat., Jan. 31 from 10 AM - 12noon

Amador Senior Center Room 3

25 varieties of roses offered in this year’s auction.  So many beauties we couldn’t fit the list all on one page!

For photos of roses in this year’s auction check out

Rose Auction page #1 and Rose Auction page # 2


Thank you to sponsors Star Roses

and Boxwood Nursery of Woodland.

This annual fundraiser helps to support

the Amador Senior Center Rose Garden,

Amador County’s only public rose garden.


Next Monthly Meeting

Tue., Feb. 3 at 1:30 PM

Annual Pruning Lecture

Topic:  Pruning Roses Made Easy

Speaker:  Beverly Rose Hopper

Think pruning roses is hard?  This program will take the mystery out of pruning roses.

Learn traditional methods and Hopper’s super easy yet effective

“Pruning for Maximum Display” method.  

See Annual Pruning Lecture page for more info

For info on planting bare root roses, see Rose Tips page for article by Dorothy Wall