TITLE

Question & Answers

AUTHOR(S)
Dickman, John T.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
American Rose;May/Jun2008, Vol. 39 Issue 13, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents questions and answers related to roses, covering such topics as the fungal control properties of the anti-transpirant Wilt-Pruf, rose chromosomes and making alfalfa compost tea.
ACCESSION #
31890393

 

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