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Taylor's Guide to Roses: How to Select, Grow, and Enjoy More Than 380 Roses (Taylor's Guides to Gardening)

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No variety of plants can contribute as much beauty to a garden - and as much satisfaction to the gardener who knows how to grow them - as roses. In this guide you'll find

• photographs of almost 400 roses, with a quick reference to fragrance, winter hardiness, and disease resistance • every important class of rose - Species Roses, Old Garden Roses, Shrubs, Hybrid Teas, Floribundas, Grandifloras, Miniatures, and Climbers • suggestions for carefree border and ground-cover roses • an encyclopedia entry for each plant, noting its uses and limitations • a pest and disease chart that describes the damage, its cause, and ecologically safe controls.

Whether you want to buy a single carefree bush or maintain a whole garden of perfect roses, this Taylor's Guide has everything you need to know to succeed the first time.

About the Author

Nancy J. Ondra owns a small specialty nursury in Emmaus, Pennsylvania. She is the editor of many Rodale gardening books and the author of three Taylor's Weekend Guides: Soil and Composting, Propagation, and Pests and Diseases. She resides in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618068883
Subtitle:
How to Select and Grow 380 Roses, Including the New Hardy Ever-Blooming Varieties - Flexible Binding
Author:
Ondra, Nancy J.
Author:
Ondra, Nancy J.
Author:
Wellan, Marilyn
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston, MA
Subject:
Flowers - Roses
Subject:
Roses
Subject:
Rose culture
Subject:
Gardening-Roses
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paper Over Board
Series:
Taylor's Guides to Gardening
Series Volume:
1956
Publication Date:
February 2002
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 1.51 lb

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