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Rose Growing Success Tips

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Caring For Your Roses, Planting Your Roses | Comments Off on Rose Growing Success Tips

Here are five success tips for growing and caring for your roses … Plant In A Sunny Location: Roses need at least six hours of sun per day, so plant them in a location where they’ll get full benefit from the sun … We tend to plant them where they will face west or south so they’ll get afternoon sun (at least in the Midwest!) Adequate Drainage: Wherever you decide to plant your roses, make sure it’s an area where they will have adequate drainage … What this means is to make sure any excess water will drain off naturally. Roses do not like to sit in pools...

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How To Make Rose Potpourri

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Cutting Roses for Displays | 0 comments

Please see the post “Cutting Roses For Displays” and scroll down to the bottom … there you’ll find specific information and tips about making rose potpourri!

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Please see the post “Cutting Roses For Displays” and scroll down to the bottom … there you’ll find specific information and tips about making rose...

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How To Plant Roses: Drainage Tips

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Caring For Your Roses, Planting Your Roses, Rose Growing Tips | 0 comments

One lesser known aspect of planting roses is making sure the area you’re planting them in has adequate drainage … What does this mean? Well, as much as roses enjoy being watered, they don’t like to sit in a pool of water that can’t drain off … So when you choose your planting location, you’ll […]

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One lesser known aspect of planting roses is making sure the area you’re planting them in has adequate drainage … What does this mean? Well, as much as roses enjoy being watered, they don’t like to sit in a pool of water that can’t drain off … So when you choose your planting location, you’ll have to be sure that any excess water (rain) will drain off in a reasonable period of time. Here’s the best way to check … First, decide on a tentative location to plant your roses. Then, go ahead and dig the hole intended for your rose plant. But...

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Canadian Explorer Series Roses

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Shrub Roses | 0 comments

Roses are among the most beautiful flowers on earth, and with proper care, they can be easy to grow. The key phrase is “proper care”, because sometimes you will do everything right and your roses still won’t realize their full potential … Normally, this results from planting a species of rose that is not ideal […]

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Roses are among the most beautiful flowers on earth, and with proper care, they can be easy to grow. The key phrase is “proper care”, because sometimes you will do everything right and your roses still won’t realize their full potential … Normally, this results from planting a species of rose that is not ideal for your growing zone or location. Sometimes it takes a few expert gardener tips to get the most from your roses (and we’ll share those tips here at EasyCareRoses.com ). If you’re a beginner, or just looking for easy grow roses, consider buying shrub...

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Antique Roses

Posted by on Jun 13, 2017 in Shrub Roses | 0 comments

The Old Garden Shrub Roses are sometimes referred to as Antique Roses. These are divided into two categories – those discovered or hybridized before 1867, and those discovered or hybridized after 1867 … This classification has many sub classes including Alba, Bourbon, Gallica, Hybrid Perpetual, Portland, Damask, and the species roses to name a few! […]

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The Old Garden Shrub Roses are sometimes referred to as Antique Roses. These are divided into two categories – those discovered or hybridized before 1867, and those discovered or hybridized after 1867 … This classification has many sub classes including Alba, Bourbon, Gallica, Hybrid Perpetual, Portland, Damask, and the species roses to name a few! Most of these roses bloom only once during the growing season. They have always been popular for their rugged hardiness, the singular beauty of their flowers, the intensity of their fragrance, and their romantic history … In...

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