Welcome to the
website of the Tenarky District of the American Rose Society. The Tenarky
District is one of 18 ARS geographic districts in the United
States. It is comprised of nine local societies in Tennessee,
Eastern Arkansas, and Kentucky.
Tenarky has a district convention and rose show each fall and a
workshop each winter in February. The district also holds
schools and audits for Consulting Rosarians, Horticulture Judges and Arrangement
Judges. The district newsletter, KATnips, is published quarterly.
Rosarians thoughout the district are available to answer questions about
roses and to assist you with your rose hobby.
This website is updated frequently so visit us often.
Make plans to attend
Fall Convention & Rose Show
September 29-30 &
Hosted by Louisville Rose Society
Holiday Inn University Plaza/Sloan Convention Center
Wilkinson Trace - Bowling Green, KY 42103 – 270.745.0088
Block of rooms
with convention rate are almost gone!
Make reservations ASAP!!! Use code
LRS!!! Not Tenarky!!!
If there is a
problem, call directly: 270-745-0088, ext 1032
Kaleighn Labore, Group Rooms Coordinator
Rose Show will
feature two rotating ARS National Awards:
M.S. Hershey Bowl - horticulture
Ruth Tiedeman Award - arrangements
1st Sam Jones Memorial Challenge Arrangement
● Schedule of Events -
● Registration Form -
● Rose Show Schedule -
● Rose Photography Schedule -
by September 15 to save $10!!!
For information, click names below to email:
Green Rose Society Rose Show - May 20 -
Latest Issue of KATnips -
Summer 2017 - Click
2016 Roses in Review Report
Save the Dates!
● Tenarky Fall Convention & Rose
Show - September 29-October 1, 2017 in Bowling Green, KY - hosted
by the Louisville Rose Society
Nashville Rose Society Rose show - October
Belmont University, 1900 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN.
Show is at the Gabhart Student Center -Click
here for map and directions on Belmont website.
here for rose show schedule.
● Memphis & Dixie
Rose Society & Tipton County Rose Friends Rose Show - October 8, 2017, Memphis Botanical
Tenarky Winter Workshop - February 16-18,
2018 in Bowling Green, KY
● ARS 2018 National Miniature Rose
Conference - May 4-6, 2018 in Jacksonville, FL
District Rose Photography
Show Examples Powerpoint
for PDF file
(large file). Can be used at local meeting to explain
rules and classes for Fall Convention and Winter Workshop
Rose Photography Shows.
Type of Rose Should I Buy?
click here for article