Wagner, Jim
July 2011
American Rose;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p14
The author discusses the challenges of caring for roses during the summer season in the U.S. and ways of sharing roses with family and friends. He thinks that exhibiting roses at rose shows is a good way of sharing the beauty and quality of roses with the general public. He offers tips on giving roses to co-workers, friends and relatives. He emphasizes the need to maintain fertilizing, watering, disease and insect control programs for the roses. Information is presented on blackspot and powdery mildew.


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