Singularly Beautiful Roses

A Publication Dedicated to Single, Nearly Single and Semi-Double Flowered Roses. Editor: Stephen Hoy, Georgia USA  

Past HRIA Journals

HRIA members can download past Journals by first logging in to the website, then going to the Members Section which can be found under the Membership menu tab. The Journal Archive and other member resources can be found there. Additionally, […]

Sic transit gloria mundi: David Ruston’s Roses

HRIA Journal 43: 3, spring 2021, pp 38-39. Margaret Furness, Barossa & Beyond. (Updated from the Rose Letter, August 2020, of the Historic Roses Group, USA, and printed with permission.) David Ruston OAM, rosarian par excellence and first president of […]

Identifying Roses

Cassandra Bernstein (California) provides some guidelines for identifying roses. Condensed from an article in the Autumn 2006 Journal.

Sporting and Reverting

Margaret Furness (Barossa & Beyond) describes the types of rose mutations.
Re-written from an article in the Summer 2013 Journal.

Rose Diseases and Pests

Tate Hancox (Adelaide) describes some roses diseases and pests. Summarised from an assignment done for his undergraduate degree.

Index of Roses

Indexes to roses which have been mentioned in the Australian Rose Annuals and the Journal of Heritage Roses in Australia.

Rose Breeding

Rose-breeding: It’s All in the Planning. By Warren Millington.

Rose Pruning

How and when to prune roses. By Sophie Adamson.

Historic Australian Roses

There are many successful rose breeders in Australia but none are as well known as Alister Clark.