Hardy Roses: An Organic Guide to Growing Frost- and Disease-Resistant Varieties

Hardy Roses: An Organic Guide to Growing Frost- and Disease-Resistant Varieties

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780882667386
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 01/28/1995
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.34(d)

About the Author


Author of the book Hardy Roses, Robert Osborne is an experienced gardener and horticultural lecturer. He writes articles for newspapers and magazines and is a regular contributer on CBC radio. He is a member of various horticultural societies, such as the International Plant Propagators' Society and the Canadian Rose Society. Robert is also president of Corn Hill Nursery in New Brunswick, Canada, where he lives.

Table of Contents


Preface

I. Hardy Roses: The Flowering of a Dream

1. Creating Tapestries

2. Wintering

3. Nurturing

4. Insects and Diseases

5. Propagation

II. The Varieties: Petals of Light

6. Climbers

7. Tall Shrubs

8. Semi-vigorous Shrubs

9. Low Shrubs

10. Ground Covers

USDA Zone Map

List of Hardy Varieties

Appendix: Nurseries, Rose Organizations and Source Books

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