12 year old hybridizer

Here is an article about 12-year-old hybridizer Ivy Keen:

Link: www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/life/homegarden/4450759.html

What a nice story, and what a sweet picture too. It’s so neat she gets to share a hobby with her parents.

Wish I would have started breeding roses much earlier in life … though, previously did not have nearly so many extremely hardy Canadian roses to work with … but, I’m having fun with things now!


Reminds me of my daughter at her age. Mary is a great lady so she has a good role model to follow.