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THE ROSE. A Treatise On The Cultivation, History, Family Characteristics, Etc., Of The Various Groups Of Roses, With Accurate Descriptions Of The Varieties Now Generally Grown.

Ellwanger, H. P. (Mount Hope Nurseries)

Published by Dobson:, 1882
Condition: Very Good Hardcover

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Published by Dodd, Mead & Comapny in 1882, 293 pages. 16 Chapters: Introduction; Classification, Families of Roses in General Cultivation; Technical Terms; Position & Soil; Planting & Pruning; Manures; Insects & Diseases; Propagation; Exhibiting Roses; Roses Under Glass; Varieties for Special Purposes; Raisers of the Best Roses; Seed Parents of Various Roses; Permanent Colors-Too-much-Alike Roses-How To Distinguish Between Similar Varieties; Typical Roses; Raising New Varieties; Appendix and 97 pages of a Catalogue of Varieties (which lists 956 of varieties, which includes class and origins). Author was from Mount Hope Nurseries of Rochester, New York. VERY GOOD HARDCOVER. A nice copy of the vintage book which provides a significant amount of information about the Rosa family. 7"l x 6"w x 1"d. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 026633

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Title: THE ROSE. A Treatise On The Cultivation, ...

Publisher: Dobson:

Publication Date: 1882

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

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