Our team are continuing to work hard dispatching roses during these restrictive times, insuring we are able to send roses to your friends and family (or for your own garden). Please be aware that our despatch dates for gift wrapped and Name Your Own Roses are booking up quickly, so please get you orders in early to avoid disappointment. If you are ordering from our potted selection (without gift wrap and card), please allow up to 21 days for delivery.

Menu British Grown

BOOKS ON ROSES.24

CLASSIC ROSES

Author. Peter Beales. 1997

  Updated, enlarged and re-illustrated, with more than 600 new colour photographs. Classic Roses is an authoritative history and the essential manual for all rose growers and rose lovers. It identifies and describes all the species, cultivars and varieties that have stood the test of time, including the ancient Chinese teas, the York and Lancaster roses, the Provence and Bourbon roses, and the humble and hardy rugosas. This definitive work is a grower's guide to the buying, propagation, feeding and pruning of old roses and importat hybrids, shrub roses and climbers. Special contributions from US rose experts include: William Grant on the phenomenon of rose-rustling in California and the southern states of America; Malcolm M. Manners on mosaic virus; and Malcolm Lowe on North American pests.

 Available from Amazon and The Book Depository.

 

Over 1000 varieties of roses in stock

 www.countrygardenroses.co.uk

 


Rose Care
Products

Shop

New Roses
For 2020

Shop

Garden
Accessories

Shop

Our Simple Guide
to Rose Care

Read More