Receive a free one gallon rhododendron when you attend your first Seattle chapter meeting as a new member.

Membership in the Seattle Rhododendron Society and the American Rhododendron Society will provide the following benefits:

  • Friendships with other rhododendron enthusiasts
  • A quarterly Journal with informative articles and color photographs
  • An opportunity to attend an Annual Convention with speakers and garden tours
  • An opportunity to attend a Regional Meeting in the Pacific Northwest with speakers and garden tours
  • Participate in chapter activities
  • Buy rare and scarce plants at auctions or sales (including companion plants)
  • Participate in the maintenance and enjoyment of the Meerkerk Rhododendron Garden on Whidbey Island
  • Receive the monthly SRS newsletter
  • Enjoy monthly meetings with speakers and slide programs - and refreshments
  • Learn how to grow rhododendrons and azaleas
  • Buy books at discounted prices
  • Enjoy a holiday potluck in December

Any questions? Send an e-mail.

Annual Membership dues for the ARS and SRS are:

  • Regular - $40
  • Sustaining - $75
  • Commercial - $90
  • Sponsoring - $150
  • Life, single - $1000
  • Life, family - $1500

To join the SRS and the ARS, please send your name and address with a check made out to the Seattle Rhododendron Society to: 

Jeff Bell
SRS Membership
3844 NE 185th St
Lake Forest Park, WA  98155

Some other ARS chapters in the Puget Sound region.

Cascade Chapter
Contact: Robert McKinney
First Presbyterian Church of Bellevue
1717 Bellevue Way

2nd Tuesday of month; 7:30PM
Except July and August

Komo Kulshan Chapter
Contact: Dave Hammond
Burlington Community Center
316 S Regent
3rd Thursday of month; 7:30PM
Except June, July and August

Pilchuck Chapter
Contact: Barbara Blankenship
Marysville Jr High School Library
1605 - 7th Street
1st Thursday of month; 7:00PM
Except July and August

Tacoma Chapter
Contact: Julie or Bill Miller
Puyallup Public Library
305 Meridian, Puyallup WA
2nd Wednesday of the month
7PM Social, 7:30PM meeting
Except July and August

Whidbey Island Chapter
Contact: Frank Fujioka
Fire District 5 Hdqtrs Station
1032 Races Road
Coupeville, WA

4th Wednesday of month; 7:00PM
Except July, August, November and December

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