Synopses & Reviews
Like its companion volume Shrub Roses and Climbing Roses, this book comes in a handy, pocket-size format. Beautifully illustrated, this indispensable guide contains important information on rose cultivation with valuable advice on soil preparation, planting, pruning, feeding, diseases and pests.
The author, the owner of a leading rose nursery offers valuable advice cultivation, pruning, pests, diseases, planting, soil preparation and feeding. There are also pointers on flower and bud form, shape, size of plant, foliage and fragrance.
Covers all the most worthwhile of the Old Roses and carries this on to their natural successors, the English Roses. This text provides valuable information on rose cultivation. Written by the proprietor of one of this country's leading rose nurseries, it contains over 140 superb colour photographs.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-215) and index.