TITLE

GETTING TO KNOW MORE ABOUT YOU

AUTHOR(S)
Streeper, Dick
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on rose breeder David Austin and his English roses. It relates how he began his career in ornamental horticulture in 1946 after he inherited substantial landholdings. Austin's goal in rose breeding was to incorporate the attractive qualities of Old Garden Rose (OGR) blooms onto plants with the various improved plant-growth qualities of modern roses. It discusses Austin's reputation as a breeder and grower of roses. It outlines the qualities of Austin's English Roses.
ACCESSION #
48110121

 

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