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Rose breeder Listing last updated on 01 Dec 2023.
Nobbs, K. J. (Kenneth James) 1909-1996
[From Growing Old-Fashioned Roses
, by Trevor Nottle, p. 8:] Ken Nobbs has been collecting wild roses and other hybrids which produce hips and has conducted extensive tests to ascertain which varieties are the best sources of a host of complex vitamins. Ken feels that roses provide a source of food that has the potential to develop into a new primary industry.