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Welcome to the website of the Tenarky District of the American Rose Society. The Tenarky District is one of 18 ARS geographic districts in the United States.  It is comprised of nine local societies in Tennessee, Eastern Arkansas, and Kentucky.

Tenarky has a district convention and rose show each fall and a workshop each winter in February. The district also holds schools and audits for Consulting Rosarians, Horticulture Judges and Arrangement Judges. The district newsletter, KATnips, is published quarterly.

ARS Consulting Rosarians thoughout the district are available to answer questions about roses and to assist you with your rose hobby.

This website is updated frequently so visit us often!


Save the Dates!

Tenarky District & Area Rose Shows

September 21:  Louisville Rose Show - Sutherland Mercantile
Click here for LRS Rose Show Schedule
Click here for results

September 28-29: Nashville Rose Society Rose Show - Belmont University, Gabhart Student Center (2-day show)
Click here for rose show schedule (7-21-19).
Click here for results

October 5:  Tenarky District Rose Show at 2019 ARS Miniature Conference & Rose Show in Franklin, TN, in conjunction with Deep South District Rose Show

October 12: Huntsville-Twickenham Rose Society Rose Show - Parkway Place Mall
Click here for rose show schedule

2019 ARS National Miniature Conference & Rose Show

All information is at www.musiccityroses.com (6-14-19)

Click here for registration form
Click here for rose show schedules
Click here for schedule of events
Click here for speakers

October 12:  Huntsville-Twickenham Rose Show at Parkway Place Mall



February 14-16, 2020 - Franklin Cool Springs Marriott


Latest Issue of KATnips - Winter 2018-19 - Click here!

2017 Roses in Review Report - Click here!

District Rose Photography Show Examples Powerpoint
Click here for PDF file (large file).  Can be used at local meeting to explain
rules and classes for Fall Convention and Winter Workshop Rose Photography Shows.

What Type of Rose Should I Buy?
click here for article


Attention Tenarky CRs & Judges

Please complete your 2018 CR and/or Judges Reports and send to the district chair by January 31, 2019. 

Forms and instructions are on the Consulting Rosarians page, Horticulture Judges page  and Arrangement Judges page.



Looking for roses that grow well in our district, check the Tenarky
 member reports for Roses in Review below!


2009 King of District Websites

2007 Princess of District Web Sites

2006 District Website Princess logo 2004 ARS King of District Websites
ARS Website Awards earned by Claire Campbell, Tenarky Webmaster 2003-2012.
Awards were discontinued in 2010.



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