Photo courtesy of Jocelyn
Listing last updated on 09 Dec 2023.
Dominique Massad is a member of the GUILLOT family.
See By Any Other Name, newsletter of the World Federation of Rose Societies Conservation and Heritage Committee, issue 13, December 2015, page 2 for more on Dominique Massad's rose breeding.
[From World Rose News, April 2013, p. 35:] Dominique Massad....I was born in Marseille on 28 July, 1955, and was drawn at an early age to plants and gardens. Wanting to make that my career, I did graduate studies for a master’s degree in Botany, then obtained a diploma as an agronomist engineer at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Agronomie at Montpellier, followed by special studies at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Horticulture at Versailles in 1978. After obtaining my degrees, the city of Marseille employed me as an engineer in the parks (”espaces verts”) service, and since then roses, at first only a hobby, have become my passion