American Rhododendron Society
ARS District One (British Columbia, Canada)

Apricot Fantasy - click for larger picture
'Apricot Fantasy' at Lu Zhu
Mike and Patti Bale's Garden
May 19, 2008 (photo by Garth Wedemire)


Apricot Fantasy - click for larger picture
'Apricot Fantasy' at Lu Zhu
Mike and Patti Bale's Garden
May 19, 2008 (photo by Garth Wedemire)

Websites that our members have found:

Marc Colombel's website which includes his album of rhododendron pictures and his Classification

District One Chapters (website and newsletter access)
District One - Presidents' Meetings

Rhododendron Species Plant Nurseries

Chapter Meetings

Shows, Plant Sales and Garden Tours
Conventions, Conferences and Special Events

On-Line Videos of Interest
Other Societies or Gardens
Websites with Pictures of Rhododendrons
Other Important Links


District 1 ARS Medal Recipients
(updated)
Rhododendron of the Year Awards
(updated)
Proven Performers Lists:
      North Island - 2010

Chapter Contacts (sorted by position)
Chapter Contacts (sorted by chapter)
Login (database management)

District 1 Presidents' Meeting - District 1 Presidents Summer Meeting - August 23 at Milner Gardens and Woodland.

ARS 2016 Western Regional Fall Conference
September 30 - October 2, 2016 - ARS Western Regional Fall Conference. Newport, Oregon. The conference features many outstanding speakers and informative seminars covering both rhododendrons and companion plants.

ARS 2017 Convention - The 2017 American Rhododendron Society Internation Convention will be held April 27-30, in Eureka, California at the Red Lion Hotel and Sequoia Conference Center. The Convention will be hosted by the Eureka Chapter of the ARS. Visit the Convention Webpage on the Eureka Chapter website.

Welcome to My Blue Heaven - a website devoted to the celebration of the Himalayan Blue Poppy - this is a very nice website that Mary Parker informed us about.
 

On-Line Videos of Interest

May 23, 2012 Lecture at UVic by Sue Milliken and Kelly Dobson ... 120 min.
Here is the link: uvic.ca/anniversary/videos/index.php#pursuing
It will be the video at the top of your screen (scroll up to see the title)


Rhododendron Species Nurseries
Species Plants are available at the following Nurseries
(download pdf plant list by clicking on the nursery name below)
Lower Mainland:   Clays  Fearing   Klapwijk   Riverbank   Robb