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Distance Learning Rose Cultivation Course

Suitable for amateurs and professional horticulturalists, this course is for anyone with a passion for Roses.  All aspects of rose culture are covered in 8 lessons.  Major varieties are examined as well propagation, culture and the different commerical and home uses.

Study with the support of experienced and highly qualified tutors. Available as online course, or by correspondence. Payment Plans available.

There are 8 lessons in this course:

  • Introduction - identification & classification (modern and species roses are considered).
  • Culture - pruning, nutrition, pests & diseases, planting, watering, etc.
  • Propagation - seed, cuttings, layering, budding & grafting, etc.
  • Hybrid Teas and Floribundas.
  • Old World Roses.
  • Climbers, Miniatures, Standards & Weepers.
  • Using Roses - cut flowers, tubs, hydroponics.
  • Special Assignment.


  • Distinguish between characteristic plant features in order to identify different types of roses.
  • Determine cultural practices for growing roses in different situations.
  • Perform all operations associated with pruning roses.
  • Distinguish between the culture of different types of roses, including hybrid teas, floribundas and species rose groups.
  • Plan the establishment of a rose garden.
  • Plan the production of a commercial rose crop.

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