Lesson Seven: Selection and Breeding Strategies of Roses

In the final chapter of this learning series, we will barely scratch the surface of the why's and how's of rose breeding. This final lesson is to open your eyes and be a jumping off point for you. Remember, your imagination will take you where you want to go!

Presentation of Content

Lesson Seven: Selection and Breeding Strategies of Roses (pdf--542 KB)


Readings and Resources

Texas A&M Rose Breeding and Genetics Program
Rose Hybridizers' Association
Old Roses and Beyond by Paul Barden (an excellent collection of articles)

ROSE BREEDING EXAM
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Suggested Learning Activity

Keep making crosses. Keep labeling them. And enjoy yourself!




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