Shreveport

Last Modified: September 13, 2008American Rose Center

The American Rose Center in Shreveport is the regional headquarters for the American Rose Society, a national non-profit organization that is exclusively devoted to the cultivation and enjoyment of roses. Founded in 1892, the American Rose Society has almost 400 local chapters with a total of over 15,000 members. The Society’s members in Shreveport are proud of their Center that contains more than 20,000 rose bushes representing about 400 varieties of classic roses and modern variations. The American Rose Center’s 118 acres of land are beautifully landscaped with babbling brooks and winding paths through 60 different gorgeous rose gardens expressing many different themes. What’s new at the American Rose Center is the “What’s New” garden featuring America’s most recent varieties of roses, the All-America Rose Selections garden, which showcases nationally tested, award-winning roses, a Miniature Rose garden and Single Petaled Roses garden.  

The American Rose Center is located at 8877 Jefferson Paige Rd just off Route I-20 a few miles west of Shreveport, and their contact phone number is (318) 938-8051.