Best Rose Guide
A Comprehensive SelectionBook - 2004
This authoritative guide covers 850 roses and bridges the divide between scientific texts and everyday horticultural books. The book explains how to identify and understand every type of rose. Vivid photographs show every rose in exquisite detail. The authoritative text also explains how roses have been cultivated from ancient Roman times to today. This guide features: detailed introductions to twenty-four categories of rose including Old Roses, Climbers, Shrubs and Modern Roses - expert advice on selecting and growing - planting ideas, companion plants and care - cross-references - hardiness zones.
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2004
Characteristics: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm