CT Rose Society

List of CRS Members that are ARS Certified Consulting Rosarians

Consulting Rosarians (CRs) are members of the American Rose Society and active members of a local society. 
They comprise a national network of local rose experts, ready and willing to give expert advice.
They have grown roses of various types for at least five years and are knowledgeable about the equipment and materials related to rose culture. They have attended an ARS School for Consulting Rosarians and have passed an examination based on the material in the Consulting Rosarian Reference Manual.
CRs enthusiastically inspire a love and appreciation of roses, their culture and exhibition by contributing their time and talents educating the public.

These members of the Connecticut Rose Society are available to society members and the public. CRs with e-mail address listed are Society Cyber Consulting Rosarians, and will answer e-mail questions. 

Name Email Phone Location Certification
Bercovitz, Margaret mbercovitz(at)gmail.com (203) 272-4080 Cheshire, CT   
Candler, Dave DavCandler(at)aol.com (860) 889-0302  Southeastern CT Master Rosarian
Cannistraro, Dave fastboat99(at)juno.com (978) 897-9448 Stow, MA  
Chute, Angie and Mike apc1090(at)aol.com , MikeChute(at)aol.com (401) 433-3270 E. Providence, RI  
Curtin, Patti patti_curtin(at)yahoo.com (860) 721-8863  Wethersfield, CT  
Dorschel, Craig Craig.dorschel(at)verizon.net (508) 853-0069 Worcester, MA  
Ehrenreich, Irwin and Cindy theroseman(at)operamail.com (508) 362-9296 Barnstable, MA  
Fraser, Cynthia saabsister91(at)yahoo.com (978) 369-3310 Concord, MA  
Fuss, Mike mfuss(at)snet.net (860) 243-1586 Bloomfield, CT Master Rosarian
Hartling, Jay jayhartlin(at)mail.com (860) 300-0469 Groton, CT  
Lau, Zach zlau(at)arrl.org   Newington  
Long, Dave longcottage(at)comcast.net (860) 434-5522 Old Lyme Master Rosarian
Martin, Marci  windsorroselady(at)gmail.com (860) 298-8686 Windsor Master Rosarian
Martorelli, Rebecca beckym06451(at)yahoo.com (203)-213-4366 Meriden  
Mosher, Teresa purplerosesinbloom(at)yahoo.com (978)-689-3735 Methuen, MA  
Paniccia, Judy Jepan01(at)aol.com (203) 746-6369 New Fairfield  
Parsons, Wally ramblinrosarian(at)gmail.com (413) 572-0639 Westfield, MA Master Rosarian
Retsema, Arija  retsema(at)att.net (860) 245-0272 Olde Mystic  
Redway, Sue sueredway(at)hotmail.com (860) 388-4872 Old Saybrook  
Toyn, Mirjana mirjana.toyn(at)gmail.com (203) 453-0095 Guilford  
Vanable, Andy  rogerwilliamspark(at)cox.net  (401) 568-8046 Harrisville, RI  


The following are ARS Consulting Rosarian Emeritus:

Marty Parsons Westfield, MA
Bob Prill          Newington, CT
Steve Rogers   Weathersfield, CT
Dan Russo       Southington, CT
Art Emmons     Weatague, CT
Nancy Mixter   Simsbury, CT
June Berg         Bloomfield, CT
Dave Berg        Bloomfield, CT
Joan Brazzel     Stratford, CT 

The following are ARS Master Rosarians:

Dave Berg
Art Emmons
John Mattia