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
Rhododendron of the Year Awards
Proven Performers Lists:
      North Island - 2010

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

April 20-24, 2016 - Williamsburg 2016 "Legands and L:egacies" - a joint meeting of the American Rhododendron Society and the Azalea Society of America in historic Williamsburg, Virginia. This Convention is hosted by ARS District 9 Chapters and the ASA Northern Virginia Chapter. Visit the Convention 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