Encyclopedia of Rose Science

Encyclopedia of Rose Science

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The Encyclopedia of Rose Science brings together a wealth of information on the rose, long treasured for its captivating perfumes and splendid colors. Now, more than ever, science plays a central place in the production of this flower at the center of one of the world's biggest floricultural industries.

A team of internationally renowned experts has contributed scores of articles, from the history of rose cultivation to discoveries in rose genetics.

For researchers and students, as well as commercial rose growers and breeders, the Encyclopedia of Rose Science is an invaluable reference.

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Product details

  • Hardback | 1200 pages
  • 223.52 x 279.4 x 99.06mm | 5,692.55g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • illustrations, references, index
  • 0122276205
  • 9780122276200

Review quote

"...This book is a real treasure for all who live in the rose world-breeders, researchers, growers, amateurs and students."
-ACTA PHYSCIOLOGIAE PLANTARUM (2004)

"The book contains high quality scientific articles that are well written and carefully reviewed, edited, illustrated."
- E-STREAMS, 2004
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Table of contents

VOLUME 1
ANTHOCYANINS
BACTERIA
BACTERICIDE
BIOTECHNOLOGIES FOR BREEDING
BREEDING
CELL, TISSUE AND ORGAN CULTURE
CLASSIFICATION
CROSS BREEDING.
CYTOGENETICS
DISEASE
DISEASE RESISTANCE
DISTRIBUTION AND ECOLOGY
DNA
FLAVONOIDS
FRAGRANCE AND PIGMENTS
FUNGI
FUNGICIDE
GENETICS
GENOME
GENETICS
GROWTH REGULATION
HISTORY OF ROSES IN CULTIVATION
VOLUME 2
INSECTS AND OTHER ANIMALS
INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
JUDGING
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
MORPHOLOGY AND ANATOMY
NUTRITION
ORGAN CULTURE
PERFUME INDUSTRY
PEST RESISTANCE
PIGMENTS
PLOIDY
POSTHARVEST PHYSIOLOGY
PRODUCTION AND MARKETING
PROPAGATION
PRUNING OF GARDEN ROSES, PRACTICAL GUIDELINES
RESISTANCE
ROOTSTOCKS
ROSE COLLECTIONS AND TRIALS
SECONDARY METABOLITES
SELECTION STRATEGIES
SOIL SICKNESS
SPORTS
TAXONOMY
TISSUE CULTURE
VIRUSES
APPENDIX 1 ROSE COLLECTIONS AND TRIALS/Awards
APPENDIX 2 SELECTION OF REFEREED PAPERS
APPENDIX 3 REHDER'S CLASSIFICATION OF ROSES
INDEX
VOLUME 3
APPENDIX 4 LISTING OF ROSE NAMES
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About Thomas Debener

Edited by Professor Andrew Roberts, Dr. Thomas Debener and Professor Serge Gudin
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