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Modern Garden Roses
(1988)  Page(s) 38.  Includes photo(s).
('Anna Ford'; HARpiccolo) Best New Seedling Rose of 1981. Named for television personality Anna Ford. Good disease-resistance. Description.
(1988)  Page(s) 74.  Includes photo(s).
Description. Named for Peter Harkness' daughter, Anne. Visitors to rose shows are well accustomed to finding its srays in the prize exhibits -- only at late-season shows though, for such majestic trusses take time to form.
(1988)  Page(s) 31.  
Athlone Floribunda, yellow blend, 1965, 'Circus' x 'Cinnabar'; McGredy, S., IV. Description.
(1988)  Page(s) 40.  Includes photo(s).
('Graham Thomas'; AUSmas) Its importance and novelty value lie in its colour. Never before has such a positive yellow colour appeared among roses of this type of growth. Description.
(1988)  Page(s) 43.  Includes photo(s).
(1988)  Page(s) 13.  
Described by one enthusiast as giving 'a blaze like one of Turner's sunsets'.
(1988)  Page(s) 69.  Includes photo(s).
Description. Perhaps the best miniature of them all for planting in the garden -- it is tough, healthy, long-flowering, and tolerant of neglectful gardeners. The plants will grow taller than other miniatures, but to keep them short all you have to do is prune harder.
(1988)  Page(s) 58.  Includes photo(s).
Description… a fine choice for gardeners who want to enjoy the whole plant, not just the blooms -- which, truth to say, could do with extra petals to qualify for the highest class.
(1988)  Page(s) 59.  Includes photo(s).
Description. If you find 'Queen Elizabeth' too tall for your garden, 'Blessings' makes an excellent alternative… The raiser, Walter Gregory, was one of the wisest and best-loved of British rose men. His inspired choice of name makes 'Blessings' a useful gift rose for all manner of occasions.
(1988)  Page(s) 47.  Includes photo(s).
(HARtanna; 'Zonta Rose') Named for H.R.H. Princess Alice. Description.
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