President's Message

Jones, Steve
November 2008
American Rose;Nov/Dec2008 Annual, Vol. 39 Issue 16, p6
A message from the president of the American Rose Society (ARS) is presented. The author recognizes the contributors to the "2008 American Rose Annual" magazine and also the efforts of the executives and committee members of the society. He also offers information on the ARS Endowment Trust and introduces a new rose seedling.


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