List of Consulting Rosarians in CRS

Rose Advisors Certified by ARS



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                                   Contact Info                   Locale                      Specialty

Bercovitz, Margaret        (203) 272-4080                Cheshire, CT           


Candler, Dave             (860) 889-0302                    Southeastern CT


Cannistraro, Dave         (978) 897-9448                    Stow, MA

Chute, Angie and Mike (401) 433-3270                 E. Providence, Rhode Island

Curtin, Patti                (860) 721-8863                    Wethersfield, CT  06109           


Dorschel, Craig             (508) 853-0069                 Worcester, MA

Ehrenreich, Irwin and Cindy  (508) 362-9296         Barnstable, MA

Fraser, Cynthia                 (978) 369-3310               Concord, MA

Fuss, Mike                        (860) 243-1586               Bloomfield

Lau, Zach                                                                  Newington

Long, Dave                        (860) 434-5522                Old Lyme

Martin, Marci                     (860) 298-8686                Windsor

Martorelli, Rebecca           (203)-213-4366            Meriden

Mattia, John                       (203)-795-5427              Orange

Mosher, Teresa                   (978)-689-3735            Methuen, MA

Paniccia, Judy                 (203) 746-6369              New Fairfield

Retsema, Arija                 (860) 245-0272             Olde Mystic

Redway, Sue                 (860) 388-4872               Old Saybrook

Toyn, Mirjana                  (203) 453-0095            Guilford

Vanable, Andy                 (401) 568-8046            Harrisville, RI



- Newer Consulting Rosarians




The following are ARS Consulting Rosarian Emeritus:

Wally Parsons- April 2016

Wally Parsons




Marty Parsons CCR Emeritus


Wally Parsons  Westfield, MA
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:

Wally Parsons
David Long
David Candler
Marci Martin
Dave Berg
Mike Fuss
John Mattia






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