"What's in a name?
That which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet."
~ William Shakespeare,
Romeo and Juliet
THIS big pictorial book
of some 200 plus pages is lavishly produced to thrill rose lovers
and convert everyday gardeners to the delights of the so-called
Queen of Flowers.
A stunning book full
of exquisite photographs, it really does justice to the magnificence
of roses. With amazing pictures, the book traces the history and
culture of this flower and has a memorable collection of poetic
A great value investment.
Gardener, Issue 113, December 30-January 15, 2002, Page 28
Reproduced with permission from the former Weekend Gardener magazine. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the RNZIH