What Every Rose Grower Should Know Author:R. C. Allen This fifth edition of the handbook originally conceived by the late Dr. J. Horace McFarland has been revised and brought up to date by Dr. R. C. Allen, former editor of the American Rose Society. — The emphasis is on GROWING roses, and all extraneous matter has been omitted. The various types of roses are described and the basic cultural practic... more »es explained in every-day terms--choice of site, preparation of soil, planting, pruning, protecting.
Intended as a complete guide to easy and successful rose culture, this primer has been planned for quick reference. It explains not only the HOW but the WHY.
Invaluable for the beginner and a quick way for the more advanced grower to check up on his methods.« less