In association with Jackson & Perkins, Rose Companions is the first book devoted expressly to the exciting variety of plants that can be grown with roses in the garden. No longer must roses be considered appropriate only for the rose garden. Instead, today's roses offer an impressive array of characteristics that make them ideal plants for many landscape uses, including form, color, and fragrance. And the number of plants that make perfect partners for roses is astounding, including:
Rose Companions will give gardeners of all levels the information they need to create a beautiful landscape, whether they already have an established garden and want to add roses and other plants to it, or if they are growing roses and want to enhance them with companion plants, or if they are starting from scratch and have always dreamed of a garden lush with flowers-including roses.
|Publisher:||Cool Springs Press|
|Series:||Jackson and Perkin's Gardening Guides|
|Product dimensions:||7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Teri Dunn has written for Horticulture Magazine and catalogs like Jackson & Perkins and Burpee. She has authored fourteen gardening books including Can't Miss™ Flower Gardening, and Potting Places, which was featured in Country Homes & Gardens' book club in August of 1999. Her work in the Jackson & Perkins rose catalogs of 1996 and 1997 earned her two Catalog Age Gold Awards. She was also awarded a Quill & Trowell Honorable Mention from the Garden Writers of America for her 1993 article "Seeds Blum." In the fall of 1999, she was featured guest on the Discovery Channel's "Home Matters" show.