Includes bibliographical references (p. 342-344).
|Statement||Homer E. Salley and Harold E. Greer.|
|Contributions||Greer, Harold E.|
|LC Classifications||SB413.R47 S25 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 344 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||91044638|
Van Veen Nursery is a specialty wholesale nursery established in by Theodore Van Veen Sr. It is known worldwide for the outstanding quality of its rhododendrons and azaleas. Ted Van Veen Jr. took over the nursery in and wrote the book "Rhododendrons in America". He also authored "Rhododendrons You Should Meet". Get this from a library! Rhododendron hybrids: a guide to their origins. [Homer E Salley; Harold E Greer] -- The rhododendron grower and hybridizer, both amateur and professional, will find here the pedigrees of over named hybrids and selected forms of species. The book is arranged alphabetically by. Rhododendron yakushimanum with a variety of hardy rhododendrons to produce compact, sun-tolerant hybrids that were hardy and free-ﬂowering. The famous Seven Dwarfs Series were bred at Waterers, whilst ‘Hydon Dawn’, ‘Hydon Hunter’ and ‘Silver Jubilee’ are well-known cultivars produced at Hydon during this period. MoreFile Size: 2MB. Based on the journals maintained at Greer Gardens, this pedigree book of some hybrids is organized by grex so that hybrids of the same parents are listed together, with cross-references from the hybrid name. The photographs are all different from those in the first edition.
Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. RHODODENDRON HYBRIDS, 2ND EDITION By Harold E. Greer - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. See details - RHODODENDRON HYBRIDS, 2ND EDITION By Harold E. Greer. 5. West, F. H. Hybrids & hybridizers, rhododendrons and azaleas for eastern North America. Harrowood Book; Dr. Homer Salley is co-author of two editions of Rhododendron Hybrids and two volumes of Rhododendron and Azalea Research. He is president of his Bluegrass Chapter. Rhododendrons (Hybrids & species) Rhododendrons must be planted in moist, cool and acidic soil to stay healthy. They prefer to grow in a humus medium and do not take kindly to dry, sandy soil or heavy clay that doesn't drain well. Rhododendrons and Azaleas a Colour Guide. The major part of the book is a rhododendron and azalea encyclopedia, a complete survey of the Genus Rhododendron, including: All cultivated hardy species; Rhododendron hybrids, the most important commercial hybrids; Azaleas: deciduous & evergreen; Vireya (tender/tropical) rhododendron species and hybrids.
Genre/Form: Encyclopedias: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, Peter Alfred. Encyclopedia of rhododendron hybrids. Portland, Or.: Timber Press, Book Downloads. The Rhododendron Handbook Rhododendron Species in Cultivation The Register is a detailed directory of registered hybrids and selections of rhododendrons (including azaleas, azaleodendrons and vireyas) representing the careful assembly of records compiled over more than a century and a half. A hardback edition of. Rhododendron colemanii, the Red Hills azalea, is a species of Rhododendron native to the upper coastal plain of Alabama and western Georgia in the United States. This species was previously confused with Rhododendron alabamense and its hybrids, but was distinguished by DNA sequencing.. ReferencesFamily: Ericaceae. Rhododendron Hybrids of the Waterer Family Dynasty Clive Justice, Ph.D. Vancouver, British Columbia Canada The Waterer family of nurserymen created, named and marketed some hybrid rhododendrons. My list is compiled from David Leach's () Rhododendrons of the World. The Waterers created in their hybrids the aesthetic for judging both the.