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Roses have everything: beauty of form, abundant flowering, glorious perfume, varied seasonal interest, mystique, and above all, versatility. No wonder, then, that todays leading garden designers incorporate roses in many of their most innovative projects. With photographs of newly designed gardens that showcase roses from all over the world, and complemented by a directory of featured roses, this is an essential guide for both rose lovers and general gardeners alike.
Split into thematic chapters, this is the first book that looks at how one of the world's most popular flowers is being used by many of today's most innovative garden designers. Included is an A-Z directory of the roses suitable for modern gardens, as well as listings of leading rose breeders.