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Reviews of Classic Roses: An Illustrated Encyclopedia and Grower's Manual of Old Roses, Shrub Roses and Climbers

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Author (1): Peter Beales

Hardcopy edition:
Publish date: February 2005
Published by: Harvill Press
List price: $45.00
ISBN Number: 1860463037



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Positive rebecca101 On Mar 26, 2009, rebecca101 wrote:

An incredible encyclopedic reference of old garden roses and species roses. Has an entry for just about every OGR available on the market today. Entries are arranged by taxonomy. Many lovely pictures. There are chapters on the history of rose breeding, and using roses in the landscape as well. Very informative for anyone choosing classic roses for their garden.

Positive Terry On Mar 1, 2004, Terry wrote:

An excellent book. I'm borrowing a copy from our local library, but I may wind up buying it!

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