The Rose Man is a Rose Garden Design and Rose Care Service located on Cape Cod. We have designed and planted rose gardens throughout Cape Cod and SE Massachusetts including gardens at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich and at Edaville, USA in Carver. We offer rose selection, planting, and weekly care throughout the rose growing season.

Services include:

Design and layout of rose gardens
Selection of roses
Planting
Pruning and deadheading
Training climbers on fences, arbors and trellises
Fertilizing and spraying
Preparing roses for winter

Fees: $60 per hour for each person (minimum $40/visit), plus materials/supplies


Owners Irwin and Cindy Ehrenreichís Barnstable, MA rose garden, with over 600 roses, was featured on the New England Cable News show New England Dream House, in and on the cover of A Garden Loverís Cape Cod by C.L.Fornari, the Spring 2008 issue of Country Garden Magazine, the May 2011 issue of Cape Cod Magazine and on the web site HGTV Gardens. The garden at their former nursery in Carver, MA, was featured in the Boston Globe (see The Gardens page).

Irwin and Cindy Ehrenreich are members of the American Rose Society and Rhode Island Rose Society. They are both Consulting Rosarians for the American Rose Society and Irwin is a Master Rosarian. They travel to many district and national conventions to learn about the latest rose varieties and new rose growing products. They care for over 2,000 roses in their garden and in the gardens of their rose care clients.†They are rose exhibitors and have won many blue ribbons and awards at local, district and national rose shows.

Irwin, a retired surgeon, is a past president of the Seaside Rosarians and the Lower Cape Rose Society. He is the past Yankee District (New England) coodinator for The American Rose Societyís Roses in Review. He is the winner of the 2017 Yankee District Outstanding Consulting Rosarian Award. He is a Master Gardener with the Barnstable County Cooperative Extension. He has appeared on C.L. Fornariís radio show, Garden Line on WXTK, to give The Rose Report.

Irwin lectures on roses throughout New England (see Lectures page).

Cindy studied at Parsonís School of Design in New York. She is a local crafter and photographer and has sold her beautiful rose photographs at many craft shows on Cape Cod and at the Barnstable County Fair. Her photos have appeared in many Rose Society Calendars.


Please call 508-362-9296 or email theroseman@operamail.com to schedule rose garden design, planting and rose care.