TITLE

CHOOSING CULTIVARS

AUTHOR(S)
Mills, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers a guide for novice rose growers on choosing cultivars. It urges the members of the American Rose Society (ARS) to help new members with their rose culture operations. It emphasizes the need to consider the landscaping plan and the purpose of a rose garden when selecting a cultivar. It also advises novice rose growers to purchase their cultivars from local garden centers.
ACCESSION #
48110133

 

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