Many believe roses are beautiful plants, but hard to grow. They may have tried once but the roses did not flourish or did not return to the next season. Perhaps the plant was frustrated to disease, or a lot of leggy and unattractive.
Roses can be beautiful additions to the garden season after season, with basic maintenance and proper planting. Although some types of roses are unrewarding, there are many species out there that grow with minimal anxiety and disturbance and provide glorious flowers during the summer and attractive red currents for winter growth.
If you're new to roses, here are 5 tricks to grow roses successfully.
- Choose the right rose for your circumstances and horticulture. Learn about different categories of roses and the growth patterns of each individual. Find out which roses grow well in horticulture. Plant plants that are low maintenance such as rugosa or rambler roses if you are a casual gardener with little time for pruning or care. Make sure your choice is right for you.
- Plant in good places. Roses need at least 6 hours of sunshine a day to flourish well. They can live in shiny spots, but they will not flourish or flourish well. Good drainage is necessary, and in a wet place, roses will wait for the roots. Airflow is another thing, since the mildew will thrive on roses that do not have a good airflow around them.
- Plant your new rose correctly. Anyway, there's a sprout or one in a pot, always grab a big hole and put a good amount of compost or rotten fertilizer in the bottom. The mulch known as "fish and chips" (ground bark and fish) is another good choice, along with peat. Put the plant in place and fill the roots with similar materials. Take it down to remove the air vents and the water well. Deep water roses to encourage good root growth until the plant is well known. Each spring, add top cladding of compost or bark.
- Provide proper pruning . Find out how to cut the type of rose. Rugosas, ramblers and many old garden roses do not require pruning. Prune roses that need it in the spring, at the time forsythia blooms, or when you do not expect more hard frost. To repeat flowering roses, cut down half the height of the branches.
- Good plant maintenance. Remove dead and sick trees, and little twiggy weak articles. Remove all old leaves, especially if they show signs of black or mildew, and put them in garbage, not compost. If your roses are near other shrubs, or near them, prune so the roses have sufficient airflow. Frequent fertilizers, flowering flowers and regular deep fluid will ensure that you have good summer growth and repeat flowering.