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The Rose Hardcover – May 1, 2011

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"Sumptuous illustrations support Potter's eclectic, expert research to provide an all-encompassing, yet precisely focused, treatise on this botanical queen."  —Booklist --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Jennifer Potter is the author of Secret Gardens, Lost Gardens and Strange Blooms: The Curious Lives and Adventures of the John Tradescants. She reviews regularly for the Times Literary Supplement.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 560 pages
  • Publisher: Atlantic Books (May 1, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1848878346
  • ISBN-13: 978-1848878341
  • Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1.7 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.6 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,023,191 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Dr. David Arelette on February 15, 2014
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I purchased this for my wife - she's into roses which is great as they bring life to the garden and happiness to the vase. if you have a "rose nut" at home, get them a copy of this - it's great.
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