"A rózsa révén szeretetünk bizonyítékát adjuk egy másik embernek" (Kérdezett Ferencz Zsolt)
"We Express Our Love with a Rose": An Interview with a Rose Grower from Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca)

Author(s): István Wagner
Subject(s): Cultural Essay, Political Essay, Societal Essay
Published by: Korunk Baráti Társaság
Keywords: botany; rose; World Federation of Rose Societies; flower symbolism

Summary/Abstract: István Wagner is a specialist rose grower from Kolozsvár (Romanian: Cluj-Napoca) who created about forty new species of roses, and currently holds the vice-presidency of the World Federation of Rose Societies. In this interview realized by journalist Zsolt Ferenc, he talks about his personal and professional relationship with the rose, "the botanical unit most often used by people during their lives to express their joy and love toward others".

  • Issue Year: 2010
  • Issue No: 01
  • Page Range: 70-72
  • Page Count: 3
  • Language: Hungarian