Welcome from Bob MacIntyre - ARS President:
On behalf of the thousands of rhododendron enthusiasts worldwide "welcome to our web
site." Here you will find valuable resources which enable you to learn more about
the selection and care of rhododendrons. We hope this will encourage you to explore all that the genus Rhododendron
(which includes azaleas) has to offer, and you will include these wonderful plants in your garden.
look" at what we do in the Society...
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2016 ARS Fall Regional Conference
The ARS chapters of District 4 cordially invite you to the 2016 Western Regional Conference, Sep 30 to Oct 2. This
educational and fun event will be held in beautiful Newport, OR situated on the Oregon coast.
The conference features many outstanding speakers and informative seminars covering both rhododendrons and companion
plants. Plan to attend.
Informative articles about:
- rhododendron & azalea culture,
- private & public gardens,
- plant portraits,
- companion plants,
- plant hunting exploration,
- rhododendron research,
- and much more.
Visit archive of previously published issues.
2016 ROY Awards
The ARS proudly announces its Rhododendron of the Year (ROY) awards for 2016. Selected for their adaptability in eight regions of
the United States these plants have excellent form, foliage and flowers. Try these time-proven plants in your garden.