Tucker, Robbie
November 2009
American Rose;2009Annual, p48
The author discusses the origins and development of his love for and work with roses. He relates that his love affair with roses started when they relocated to a home in Houston, Texas with a lonely rose bush with pink blooms. He describes how roses brought peace and joy when he comes home from work. He shares his experiences of attending rose shows. He discusses the use of gadgets and creativity by growers who exhibit their blooms.


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