Best Rose Guide : This stunning new work by Roger Phillips and Martyn Rix is the authoritative guide to more than 850 roses, including the major species, the great historical classes, the enduringly popular Hybrid Teas and Floribundas, and the latest developments such as David Austin's English Roses. Every rose has been superbly photographed in color and is fully described in detail with its origins, cultivation and alternate names. The history of each group is given, and the most important and very best roses are chosen for their health, beauty or scent. Best Rose Guide includes an inspirational array of landscaping ideas and exquisite examples of companion planting. Wherever you are, from mild coast or hot desert to hard winters, there is a rose that will thrive in your climate and it is in this book.