Rouse Presented Grant
From left to right, Professor Bruce Knox, Dr. John Rouse,
Professor John Lovering, Dr. Elizabeth Williams.
Dr. John Rouse received a grant from the American Rhododendron Society Research Foundation recently at the University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia. He will study "Sexual Compatibility in Rhododendron". His objective will be to determine where a cross fails. Dr. Rouse has also been studying seed viability in rhododendrons and azaleas. With Dr. Rouse at the check presentation were Professor Bruce Knox, School of Botany; Professor John Lovering, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Dr. Elizabeth Williams, School of Botany, all members of the University of Melbourne faculty.