TITLE

THE MAPLEWOOD ROSE GARDEN: ATTESTING TO SUCCESSFUL SUSTAINABLE GARDENING

AUTHOR(S)
Neal, Jeannette G.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Maplewood Rose Garden, a nationally-recognized public park in Rochester, New York. It discusses how the garden set an example for sustainable rose cultivation in light of many factors, such as the surrounding environments, the regional climate, the city administration and the garden's closeness to two waterfalls. The article provides the history of the garden and how it fits the mold of the Rochester Park System, which was nicknamed "Flower City." It also presents the cultivation approach that Maplewood Rose Garden staffers use.
ACCESSION #
53852138

 

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