Waering, Gene
September 2008
American Rose;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 39 Issue 15, p60
The article focuses on the recommendation of a two-season approach to rose planting in the U.S., autumn as well as spring by rose expert, Francis Parkman, author of "The Book of Roses." It offers tips on protecting rose plants during winter. It outlines the advice offered by Parkman to rose growers in the colder sections of the Northern States. It describes the benefit of autumn-planting.


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