Introducing the Canadian ShieldTM rose, just in time for Canada's 150th

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Mar 10, 2017
Introducing the Canadian ShieldTM rose, just in time for Canada's 150th

The Gardener, Spring 2017 issue
By William Hrycan

A new rose is taking centre stage at this year’s Canada Blooms flower and garden festival in Toronto—the Canadian Shield™ rose. The rose is truly Canadian, possessing a refined beauty yet hardy enough to thrive in the diverse conditions found across our country. Like all roses that come out of the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, it is disease resistant and will not succumb to black spot or powdery mildew. Read more