TITLE

SELECTING ROSES

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;2011 Handbook for Selecting Roses, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the range of classifications available for roses. Species roses are described as single-petaled and have a bush size from 2 to 20 feet. Their Latin name begin with R. for Rosa and have common meanings. In 1966, the American Rose Society defined old garden roses as types of roses that existed before 1867. The most popular classes of roses are described, including alba, ayrshire, and bourbon.
ACCESSION #
53457092

 

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