Container Roses

Container Roses: How To Plant

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017 in Container Roses, Planting Your Roses | Comments Off on Container Roses: How To Plant

You’ve just bought a rose in a plastic pot. What do you do now? Well, you’ve got two choices. Either transplant the rose into your garden or into a new permanent container.  Before you get to the planting part – you should do some preparation first.   Very important:  Keep the rose well-watered until you are ready to plant. As with bare root roses, it’s advisable to do the planting preparation before you buy the plants.  Scout the best location in your yard for your new rose … choose a spot that gets at least 6 hours of sun per day.  Make sure the area drains...

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Miniature Roses

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017 in Container Roses, Miniature Roses | Comments Off on Miniature Roses

Miniature roses are terrific in containers, make for lovely borders, and solve space problem issues for those with small yards or only a balcony for gardening … These little charmers are hardier than they look…the ones I’ve highlighted are hardy and disease resistant. How Big Are Miniature Roses? Miniature roses are very similar to their […]

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Miniature roses are terrific in containers, make for lovely borders, and solve space problem issues for those with small yards or only a balcony for gardening … These little charmers are hardier than they look…the ones I’ve highlighted are hardy and disease resistant. How Big Are Miniature Roses? Miniature roses are very similar to their larger rose cousins. The main difference is the size they reach…the majority grow no larger than 18 inches high and wide. Most mini roses grow the same amount height-wise and width-wise forming compact mounds … Where Can I Use...

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Best Roses For Containers

Posted by on Jun 7, 2017 in Container Roses, Miniature Roses | Comments Off on Best Roses For Containers

Don’t think you have room to grow roses? Think again…small space gardeners can definitely have roses too! Simply grow them in containers on your patio or deck. It’s a great option for those who garden on balconies, folks living in condos or townhomes, or other limited space situations. Growing roses in containers is also easier […]

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Don’t think you have room to grow roses? Think again…small space gardeners can definitely have roses too! Simply grow them in containers on your patio or deck. It’s a great option for those who garden on balconies, folks living in condos or townhomes, or other limited space situations. Growing roses in containers is also easier for people with limited mobility and senior citizens. Even if you have a large yard with plenty of room, containers of roses make lovely patio plants and bring the garden (and fragrance) closer to the house. They add color and beauty to any sunny...

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