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Volume 59, Issue 10

The Petal

A Monthly Publication by the Wichita Rose Society Affiliated with the American Rose Society

October 2010

Inside this Issue  Queen of Show  CD Rose Show Results

Calendar of WRS Events Tuesday, October 12 6:30 PM WRS Meeting— Special Presentation Botanica Saturday, October 16 Daffodil Sale 10 AM Botanica 2 PM

Big News for Bare Root Roses!

T

Article taken from www.rosemania.com

he Rosemania lineup of bare root roses is now available to reserve for spring 2011 shipment. We are proud to carry Grade #1 plants from Week's Roses. Don't miss out on old favorites as well as the new introductions. As many of you may know, Jackson & Perkins is no longer selling bare root roses. Couple that with the fact that most wholesale rose companies did not plant as many roses two years ago because of the recession, and you have a serious shortage of bare root roses for 2011! We have bought all the roses our walk-in coolers will hold and they are being New AARS Winner “Dick Clark”. offered on a first come basis. Be sure to reserve yours as soon as possible. We will not be able to increase our order with our supplier regardless of the demand. 

October 2010 http://rosemania.com/shopsite_sc/store/html/page18.html The Petal

BOOtanica Botanica Thursday, October 28 7 PM Executive Board Meeting Sunday, October 30 Halloween Sunday, November 7 Day Light Savings Ends

ANY MEMBER CAN ATTEND WRS BOARD MEETINGS! Contact Joel Weihe for location.

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Meeting Brief

From the President’s Desk

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12

Joel Weihe

HOW TO STAY YOUNG FOR THE FIRST 100 YEARS

Friends,

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Dr. James Armstrong will discuss proper bending,

It seems it’s time to start pulling down the sweaters and taking

lifting and stretching techniques pertinent to gar-

jackets out of closets. October is here in all its glorious splen-

dening.

dor.

Dinner provided by Armstrong Chiropractic and Re-

Yes, fall is my favorite time of year and it has arrived! Spring is

habilitation. If you did not RSVP by October 7th, a

nice with new beginnings, warmer weather and all but there’s

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meal may not be available for you!

Refreshment Table

something about fall. The crisp fall air seems so clean after a really hot and stagnant summer. It’s safe to venture outside again without the fear of being scorched. October is often the month of Indian summer days and crisp

NOVEMBER

fall evenings. Days get shorter and the garden produces its last

DRINKS— Mary Scheulen FOOD— Kay Case and Mary Lou Klenda DÉCOR— VOLUNTEER NEEDED REFRESHMENT COMMITTEE Mary Lou Klenda —721.8587

burst of color before the first frosts. It's a big gardening month for most of the country before hunkering down for the winter. Our rose blooms so far this fall have been nothing short of spectacular. The rest of the garden is coming back to life too. Of course soon it will be time to start thinking about putting the garden beds and roses to bed for the winter. The experts at the Wichita Rose Society are on hand to give advice about how to best go about this. One can also visit our website at

We are still lacking volunteers for the refresh-

www.wichitarosesociety.org for information.

ment table. Please see Mary Lou at the meet-

The Central District Rose Show that WRS hosted this year was

ing to sign up for 2011!

a great success thanks to Pat Horbelt and all the others who helped out. Not only did we have a great show and convention

Please contact Mary Lou today!

but we made a great impression on our club. Again, thanks to everyone for your support. Hope to see you all at the next meeting for a presentation

Holiday House Tour

about how to save our backs while working in our gardens. Until then,

Sponsored by Project Beauty Inc.

Saturday, December 4 2 - 6 PM OPEN HOMES Julie Shepperd, 961 Back Bay Blvd. Warren & Claire Willenberg, 1402 N. Garland KR Koontz Flower Shop, 633 N. Broadway

20% off purchases at J.R. Koontz with ticket! Tickets $15.00 available at the homes the day of the tour or from Project Beauty members—contact 691.2220 for more details. (Please, no children under 12). Proceeds from the tour finance a new sculpture at

Joel

Articles for the November issue of The Petal must be submitted by November 3rd to be published. Send to: Sally Duncan P.O. Box 3553, Wichita, Kansas 67201 Or email ThePetal@wichitarosesocety.org

Waco and Douglas maintained by Project Beauty Inc.

October 2010

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arry and Doris Meyer of Hazelwood, Missouri and members of the Rose Society of

Greater St. Louis, won the Central District E. V. Kimbrew Memorial Award and the Queen of Show with this beautiful hybrid tea specimen, "Deidre Hall". The Meyers also took King of Show with “Louise Estes” and Princess with “Anne Marrow Lindberg”. 

Larry Meyer holding the Queen of Show “Deidre Hall”.

Show Results SEC A CLASS

DESCRIPTION

EXHIBITOR(S)

ROSE(S)

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5 HTs, Diff Var

Bob & Doris House

2

Must be ARS/CD Member 7 Mini, Diff Variety Must be ARS/CD Member

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3 AARS HT, Diff Var

Larry & Doris Meyer

Cajun Moon, Mavrik, Pop Warner, Special Merit, Uncle Joe Bee’s Knees, Best of 04, Breath of Spring, Dancing Flame, Fairhope, Memphis Queen, Ty First Prize, St Patrick, Touch of Class

5

3 HT/GR, Same or Diff – "PINK" LP, MP, DP, OP, PB Matched Pair, or Spray, Same Variety Any Type or Class English Box 6 HT Rose in Bowl HT-GR-FL Rose in Bowl Mini/Miniflora 5 Ex, Mn/Miniflora Diff Var English Box Mn/Miniflora

Bob & Doris House Bob & Doris House Bob & Doris House Bob & Doris House

6 9 10 11 12 14 15 16 18 20 21

4 Mn or Miniflora ARS Award of Exc Diff Var Cycle of Bloom Mn/Miniflora 4 Miniflora, 4 diff var or 2 of 2 diff var 3 Red HTs Diff Var 1 HT, GR, FL or Other Large and 1 MN or Miniflora

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Larry & Doris Meyer

Ed & Dee Pagliai Stan & Linda Horton Stan & Linda Horton Stan & Linda Horton Don& Joan Swanson Larry & Doris Meyer Bob & Doris House Larry & Doris Meyer

3 Louise Estes

CENTRAL DISTRICTTROPHY/ CERT.IFICATE WON J HORACE McFARLAND TROPHY & DISTRICT CERT. RALPH S MOORE TROPHY & DISTRICT CERT. DISTRICT CERT.

Edisto, Equinox, Joy, Show Stopper, Tiffany Lynn Tiffany Lynn

ROSE SOCIETY OF THE OZARKS DISTRICT CERT. GREATER ST LOUIS ROSE SOCIETY DISTRICT CERT. GREATER KC ROSE COUNCIL DIST CERT. CLAY COUNTY ROSE SOC DIST CERT. CLAY COUNTY ROSE SOC DIST. CERT. LINN COUNTY ROSE SOCIETY DIST. CERT. MARY ANN BROOKS DIST. CERT.

Daddy Frank, Edisto, Power Point, Show Stopper

BOB & DORIS HOUSE DIST. CERT.

Luis Desamero

JOE MAUPIN DIST. CERT.

Butter Cream, Conundrum, Dr Troy Garret, Lady E’owyn Dublin, Let Freedom Ring, Special Merit Whirlaway, White Success

BARBARA & LARRY BUSTER DIST. CERT. AND KEEPER AWARD MAX WOOLERY DIST. CERT.

St Patrick Mavrik Uncle Joe Tiffany Lynn

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ARS CERT.IFICATE AWARD

DIST. CERT.

Best English Box Regular (Large) Best Rose BowlLarge Best Rose Bowlminiature

Best English Box Miniature

Best Hi-Lo

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SEC A CLASS

DESCRIPTION

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4 Miniflora, 4 diff var or 2 of 2 diff var 3 Red HTs Diff Var 1 HT, GR, FL or Other Large and 1 MN or Miniflora Exhibition HT or GR

20 21 22 22 22

Exhibition HT or GR Exhibition HT or GR

EXHIBITOR(S)

Larry & Doris Meyer Bob & Doris House Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer

ROSE(S)

CENTRAL DISTRICTTROPHY/ CERT.IFICATE WON

ARS CERT.IFICATE AWARD

Butter Cream, Conundrum, Dr Troy Garret, Lady E’owyn Dublin, Let Freedom Ring, Special Merit Whirlaway, White Success

BARBARA & LARRY BUSTER DIST. CERT. AND KEEPER AWARD MAX WOOLERY DIST. CERT. DIST. CERT.

Best Hi-Lo

Deidra Hall

E V KIMBREW MEMORIAL AWARD

Gold QUEEN

Louise Estes

Silver KING

Anne Morrow Lindberg

LINN COUNTY ROSE SOCIETY AWARD SATTERLEE MEMORIAL AWARD

King Kong

Court of Honor

Bronze PRINCESS

22

Exhibition HT or GR

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Larry & Doris Meyer

Moonstone

Court of Honor

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Larry & Doris Meyer

Veterans’ Honor

Court of Honor

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Bob & Doris House

Blake Hedrick

Court of Honor

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Bob & Doris House

Dublin

Court of Honor

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Bob & Doris House

Gemini

Court of Honor

22

Exhibition HT or GR

Bob & Doris House

St Patrick

Court of Honor

22 SECTION B

Exhibition HT or GR DESCRIPTION

Mike & Anita EXHIBITOR(S) Eckley

Marijke Koopman ROSE(S)

Court of Honor CENTRAL DISTRICT TROPHY/ AWARD

25

Fully Open HT/GR One Bloom per Stem

Larry & Doris Meyer

Veterans’ Honor

SEE BELOW

BETTER OF CLASSES 25 & 26

Larry & Doris Meyer

Veterans’ Honor

Best Hybrid Tea Open Bloom

27

Floribunda One Bloom

Don & Joan Swanson

Betty Boop

28

Floribunda Spray

Clif & Marge Godfrey

Lady of the Dawn

Best Floribunda One-Bloom-PerStem Floribunda Spray QUEEN-Gold

29

Polyantha Spray

Norm & Shirley Rescot

The Fairy

Best Polyantha Spray

30

Large Flowered Climber

Larry & Doris Meyer

Pearly Gates

Best Climber

32

OGR prior to 1867 Dowager

Brendan Moore

Salet 1854

34

Classic Shrub

Lisel Weihe

Rosa Rugosa

Dowager Queen Award Best Classic Shrub

35

Modern Shrub

Carolyn Hodges

Distant Drums

34/35

Carolyn Hodges

Distant Drums

DR GRIFFITH BUCK TROPHY

22-36

Better of Classes 34/35 Must reside in Central District SWEEPSTAKES Classes 22-36

17 blues

37

Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer

MR & MRS ROLLAND ANDREW TROPHY SWEEPSTAKES AWARD Grace Lanning Memorial Award

37

Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer

Bee’s Knees

37

Exhibition Miniature

Ed & Dee Pagliai

Perrine

37

Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer

Arcanum

Court of Honor

37

Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer

Fairhope

Court of Honor

26

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Joy

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TOPEKA ROSE SOCIETY AWARD

ARS CERTIFICATE AWARD

Best Modern Shrub

Sweepstakes Miniature GOLD QUEEN Miniature SILVER KING Miniature BRONZE PRINCESS

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SECTION B

DESCRIPTION

EXHIBITOR(S)

ROSE(S)

CENTRAL DISTRICT TROPHY/ AWARD

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Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer

Nancy Jean

Court of Honor

37

Exhibition Miniature

Larry & Doris Meyer

Sam Trivitt

Court of Honor

37

Exhibition Miniature

Clif & Marge Godfrey

Lost in Paradise

Court of Honor

37

Exhibition Miniature

Gary & Linda Osborn

Miss Flippins

Court of Honor

37

Exhibition Miniature

Don & Joan Swanson

Soroptimist International

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Lady E’owyn

Miniflora Gold

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Baldo Villegas

QUEEN Miniflora Silver

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Stan & Linda Horton

Tiffany Lynn

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Butter Cream

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Dr Troy Garret

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Kismet

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer

Memphis King

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Memphis Magic

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Larry & Doris Meyer Larry & Doris Meyer

Whirlaway

Court of Honor

38

Exhibition Miniflora

Gary & Linda Osborn

Daddy Frank

Court of Honor

39

Miniature Spray

Gourmet Popcorn

40

Miniflora Spray

39/40

Better of Classes 39 & 40

41

Fully Open Mini One Bloom/Stem

42

Fully Open Miniflora One Bloom/Stem

41/42

Better of Classes 41 & 42a

37-44

SWEEPSTAKES Classes 37 – 44

45

Most Fragrant

Clif & Marge Godfrey Mike & Anita Eckley Clif & Marge Godfrey Clif & Marge Godfrey Gary & Linda Osborn Clif & Marge Godfrey Larry & Doris Meyer Lisel Weihe

46

Earthkind or Earthkind Brigade one bloom per stem or spray

Marcee Suderman

Polonaise

47

Earthkind or Earthkind Brigade bouquet/3 or more varieties

Don Suderman

48C

YOUTH shrub

Layne Hastings

Barn Dance, Belinda’s Dream, Blushing Knockout, Carefree Beauty, Knockout, Quietness Sea Foam

48E

YOUTH Rose Bouquet

Layne Hastings

mixed

57

NOVICE Shrub

Joel Weihe

Mary Rose

49-57

BEST OF CLASSES 49-57

Joel Weihe

Mary Rose

October 2010

ARS CERTIFICATE AWARD

KING Miniflora Bronze PRINCESS

Best Miniature Spray Best Miniflora Spray

Edisto Gourmet Popcorn

Des Moines Rose Society Award

Emma Grace Nancy Jean

(MN)

Emma Grace

The Brundridge Award

21 Blues

Dee Johnson Memorial Award

Lady Emma Hamilton

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Keeper Trophy

Best Miniature Open Bloom SweepstakesMini/Miniflora Most Fragrant Rose

BEST NOVICE

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Wichita Rose Society 2010 Officers

Consulting Rosarians

Joel Weihe

President

316.821.9437

Cindi McMurray

1st Vice President

316.371.6372

Mary Lou Klenda

2nd Vice President

316.721.8587

Cindy Howey

Secretary

316.445.2150

Kay Case

Treasurer

316.685.1948

Bob Burrill

316.721.4688

Carol Manke

Kay Case

316.685.1948

cavi2_in_ks@att.net

casecharles@sbcglobal.net Pat Horbelt

Suja Mathew 316.636.4504

dhorbelt@cox.net Norma Kemp nkemp1@cox.net Betsy Latta pmlatta@cox.net

316.524.3165

mscheulen@cox.net Len Suchy

316.267.8602

316.729.0740

kansas_gardener@hotmail.com Mary Scheulen

316.722.0906

316.729.6363

316.722.4403

len2760@juno.com Cindy Vadakin

316.258.1684

cvadakin@cox.net

Wichita, Kansas 67201 P.O. Box 3553 Sally Duncan, Editor

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