Roses have long held a reputation as difficult garden plants, needing lots of precise maintenance and chemical support to produce their gorgeous blooms. But this doesn't have to be the case. Growing roses organically makes their care easier and the resulting garden even more beautiful.Here, finally, is comprehensive information for growing roses simply and safely the organic way. In " The Organic Rose Garden," acclaimed rosarian and garden author Liz Druitt explains how to create a rose garden that's beautiful, healthy, and organically sound. Beginning with the crucial development of good garden soil, she offers clear, straightforward information basic planting and growing, plus truly innovative design suggestions for the adventurous eco-gardner.