Beautiful Single, Nearly Single and Semi-Double Roses

Jones, Steve
May 2012
American Rose;May/Jun2012, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p22
The author describes several of his favorite single-petal, nearly single and semi-double roses. These include "Hero," David Austin shrub rose, "Poulsen's Pearl" and "Escapade." He also lists Anna Davis' top ten single roses that include "Playboy," "Dainty Bess" and "Mermaid," and the top ten roses for the San Francisco, California bay area that include "Gemini," "Hot Cocoa," and "Black Magic."


Related Articles

  • IN THE GARDEN. Garmey, Jane // Town & Country;Feb2007, Vol. 161 Issue 5321, p68 

    The article provides information on Rosa Rugosa, a shrubby, natural-looking rose.

  • Roses.  // NMPRO - Nursery Management & Production;Aug2005, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p5 

    Features the variety of roses in the U.S. Selection for David Austin rose; Description of the physical features of Ingenious Mr. Fairchild; Variety of colors of the flower.

  • home&garden: briefly.  // Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;3/16/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p16 

    The article offers tips on how to prune a rose shrub which include pruning during early spring, collecting the equipment, and plant inspection.

  • Ask the Experts.  // Keep Growing;Fall2013, p20 

    Two questions and answers are presented from the gardening expert Leora Siegel on the topics including plant related information and preparation of rose bushes for winter seasons.

  • Ten garden activities for March. Winslow, Chris // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);3/ 6/2013, Vol. 110 Issue 48, p1C 

    The article discusses 10 gardening tasks for March 2013 which include trimming shrub roses, tending the vegetable garden, and fertilizing turf grass.

  • Time to winterize garden roses. Forshee, John J. // High Plains Journal;12/1/2014, Vol. 132 Issue 49, p20B 

    The article discusses tips on how to protect shrub roses from winter season in Kansas such as usage compost or mound soil.

  • Locating Roses in the Landscape.  // American Rose;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p13 

    The article presents information on the various locations for planting roses. Some of the newer shrub roses can be planted along driveways or other areas in full view of those who pass by. In colder regions of the U.S., winter protection can usually be done in a tasteful manner that does not...

  • Rose.  // NMPRO - Nursery Management & Production;Apr2007, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p4 

    The article reports on a single-flowered rose from David Austin Roses of Tyler, Texas. The diameter of the flowers measure three inches. When the roses bloom they are colored dark red. The blooms turn dark, dusky pink with age. The Rose of Picardy can form a rounded shrub that measures four feet...

  • STAR OF THE MONTH.  // American Rose;Apr2006, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p11 

    Features Abraham Darby, an orange-pink shrub rose. Properties and characteristics of the flower; Height of the plant.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics