Otherwise Normal People

Inside the Thorny World of Competitive Rose Gardening

by Aurelia C. Scott

Otherwise Normal People

Hardcover, 235 pages, Workman Pub Co, List Price: $22.95 | purchase

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Inside the Thorny World of Competitive Rose Gardening
Aurelia C. Scott

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A colorful, firsthand journey inside the world of competitive rose gardening documents the cutthroat gardeners representing a broad cross-section of American rose lovers who will do anything to obsessively cultivate the perfect bloom.


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Competitive rose exhibitor Clarence Rhodes has 250 rose bushes. Here's a sampling (clockwise, from top left): Touch of Class, Joyfulness, Hot Princess, Elina, Cesar Chavez, Tineke and Marilyn Monroe. Aurelia C. Scott hide caption

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