DAMASK ROSE is a new and very well written encyclopaedia type book that has been written by the herbalist and rose enthusiast Stuart FitzSimons and it succeeds in cleverly combining all the drama, sensuality and romance that surrounds one of the best loved plants in the world.
In the 127 page book, Stuart tells you everything that you could possibly want to know about this beautiful flower including the romantic history, the medicinal properties it contains and the much prized and extensive uses it has in the world of cosmetics. There is also a chapter about horticulture that included a useful troubleshooting guide for gardeners who needs help to solve their rose growing problems.
There is a list of the top UK rose nurseries to help them locate the perfect plant. Full colour photographs illustrating the beauty and colour of each rose are shown throughout and links are also included so the reader can access additional on-line information throughout the web.
The book is available either as a down load or can purchased pre-loaded onto an illustrated, credit card size memory stick making it as easy to read as it is to store — just flip the stick and plug into the USB port of any computer wherever you are.
DAMASK ROSE is a perfect present for either the gardener in your life or those who are just hard to please. It’s size also makes it easy to slip into a greetings card without adding to the cost of postage which makes it an ideal gift DAMASK ROSE by Stuart FitzSimons retails at £12.97 and is available from www.plantasmagorical.com and local garden centres.