Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Here is the last word on roses, a lavish, authoritative, large-format book that will come as the answer to many a rose lover's dreams. The book's main sections deal with ---- The history of roses-- Detailed botanical information-- Advice on incorporating roses into a garden plan-- Information on planting and nurturing roses-- Profiles of all the most popular varietiesThere is also a wealth of advice on cultivating roses as a business to produce products for florists as well as health food retailers. This beautiful, heavily illustrated volume is bound to appeal to the broadest audience. Dedicated rose growers will be impressed by detailed chapters on rose cultivation, suggestions for complimentary planting, and the many uses of roses down through the centuries. Beginners will value the book for its clear, easy-to-understand text and its many instructive diagrams and sidebar features. Unusual in a book for gardeners is information on the use of roses as herbal medicine, asfood, as having symbolic value for artists and poets, and as ornamental enhancements in the home. This volume concludes with a detailed glossary. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Of all the flowers in the horticultural universe, there is none to rival the rose. Its universally adored charm, history and place in the culture of the world are unsurpassed. Now, for the first time there is a book that captures everything that makes roses such beloved flowers. The Encyclopedia of Roses is a useful and comprehensive reference guide that is presented in a way that reflects and compliments the beauty of the flower.
This oversized, lavish volume which features gorgeous drawings and hundreds of full-color photographs, will appeal not only to avid gardeners, but to anyone who wants to revel in the history and splendor of roses.
The majority of the book is made up of several sections, including: - The history of roses - Detailed botanical information - Advice on incorporating roses into a garden plan - Information on planting and nurturing roses - Profiles of all the most popular varieties
The book presents extensive instruction on cultivating roses as a business to provide products for florists and health-food retailers. There is also enlightening and valuable information on the use of roses as herbal medicine.
Rose lovers will return to the book again and again for unique information such as the symbolic appeal of roses for artists and poets. With its sidebars, diagrams, glossary, index, drawings and hundreds of full-color photographs, this is one encyclopedia that will appeal to many senses.
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series, 1999. Buchzustand: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP3376208
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series. Hardcover. Buchzustand: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2613044501
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series. Hardcover. Buchzustand: GOOD. Good: Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2638998470
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series. Hardcover. Buchzustand: GOOD. Some wear on book from reading, some spine creases, wear on binding and pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2639016890
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear and the pages have only minimal creases. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0764151932I3N00
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Appearance of only slight previous use. Cover and binding show a little wear. All pages are undamaged with potentially only a few, small markings. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0764151932I4N00
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series, 1999. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0764151932
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97807641519343.0
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series 0. HARDCOVER Gardening-Roses . USED, Standard. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 01978076415193411
Buchbeschreibung Barron's Educational Series, 1999. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Like New. slight dust jacket wear, Hardcover Book, Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1609030086