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Plant roses for gorgeous bloom all summer long! Roses are so much easier to grow than you think, will provide the elusive all summer bloom, AND add beautiful fragrance to your summer days in the garden. Plant them in full sun, remember to feed them, then sit back and enjoy these gorgeous garden classics! (Read our blog post 'Care for your roses, season by season' for best practices.) Get ready to choose the perfect rose for your space with our handy rose primer.
Care for your roses, season by season If you plant your rose in full sun, in rich, well-drained soil, and follow a few important care tips, you will be rewarded with a long season of bloom year after year! Here's how we help our customers get the very best from their roses:
In the Spring
Make sure to water your roses and get them off to a good start, especially in beds alongside your house, or underneath overhangs where it is especially dry.
Clean up any remaining debris...
Best Practices: Watering during a dry spell We are experiencing a drought in our area this summer, which means properly watering your new annuals, perennials, shrubs, and trees is critical if they are to survive.
Here are 5 tips to help you have a successful, stress-free gardening season.
TIP #1: Water plants deeply.It is far better for your plants to be watered deeply once a day than to be watered lightly more frequently. How can you quantify ‘deeply’? For a newly planted tree, this means putting the...
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