Finally, a rose designed to thrive in the Canadian Shield

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Mar 17, 2017
Finally, a rose designed to thrive in the Canadian Shield

Sudbury.com, March 15, 2017
By Jeff Turl

A new rose called "Canadian Shield', in honour of Canada's 150th birthday is proving extremely popular with gardeners because it is bred with the northern climate in mind. Cheryl Lennox, Director of Marketing for Vineland Research and Innovation Centre told BayToday that the rose is winter-resistant to minus 40 and also resistant to black spot. She confirms it is perfect for the North Bay area. Read more