TITLE

THE ROSE SHOW�YESTERDAY AND TODAY

AUTHOR(S)
Myers, Don; Myers, Mary
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses rose shows. The authors recall that in the 1960s, shows were big, with several thousands participating. The shows have since grown smaller, with only a few hundred entries. The authors attribute this to the fact that rose society members are aging, cost have gone up, and fewer members are available to help plan, set up and man the shows. They note that the people who go the shows know little about roses. They believe rose shows should be fun and engaging for the public and should educate the public about the rose-growing hobby.
ACCESSION #
47083209

 

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