Benefits of Joining the American Rhododendron
Society Massachusetts Chapter
Rhododendron vernicosum 'Rock #1357'
Picture by Henk Borsje
The price of membership ($35 individual, $40 family) continues
to be one of the best bargains in the world of horticulture.
- 4 issues of the world-class ARS JOURNAL
- the informative Chapter publication THE ROSEBAY
- monthly NEWSLETTERS with minutes from Chapter
- free lectures, demonstrations and member's social at CHAPTER
- free cuttings at the Chapter's annual CUTTING
- free GARDEN TOURS
- free seeds from the Chapter's annual SEED EXCHANGE
- free ADVICE from experienced members
Members can also:
- participate in the Chapter's PLANTS FOR MEMBERS
- participate in planning, forcing, building, and staffing the
Chapter's annual exhibit at the BOSTON SPRING FLOWER
- buy BOOKS at discount prices at every meeting
- buy PLANTS at wholesale prices through the Chapter's
- participate in planning and maintaining the Chapter's
- borrow books from the Chapter LIBRARY
- rent programs from the Society's SLIDE AND VIDEO
- obtain rare seeds through the Society's SEED
- obtain rare pollen from the Society's POLLEN BANK
- attend informative and enlightening ARS ANNUAL AND REGIONAL
Corporate $90, Sponsor $100, Life $1000, and Associate $8 memberships are also
To become a member or for more information about the
Massachusetts Chapter email
Get connected with other Chapter members!
Henk Borsje keeps an extensive membership database and is able
to put you in contact with members that live near you!.
Carpool to meetings and Chapter activities.
Rhododendron Plant for New Chapter Member
If you are a new member of the Chapter, you receive a free plant
at the first chapter meeting you attend.