The German Rose Society’s Europa-Rosarium Sangerhausen Foundation has as its objective the promotionof all scientific research regarding the unique collection of roses in Sangerhausen. as well as itsmaintenance, and enrichment, while also making it available and useful. Since the establishment of the Foundation in 1994, a number of research and scientific projects have beeninitiated, sustained and financed. For the moment the most important of these is the estabishment of theGene Bank Network Rose Project. As a result of exhaustive preparatory measures, a centre of coordinationfor the Network was established in the Europa-Rosarium in 2009.
The Foundation is the Editor of this book.