TITLE

Preparing for A Long Winter's Night

AUTHOR(S)
Julien, Don
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
American Rose;Oct/Nov2007, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the ways how the rosarians will prepare for the winter. First, identify the varieties that could survive the cold winters and those that could not. Second, remove the bushes that do not have an established root system. Third, move the tender roses. Fourth, bury the tender bushes in containers to protect the roots. Last, to put mound of mulch to protect the crown and canes. Also, one must keep his tools with great care to avoid gunk, dehydration and rust during the winter.
ACCESSION #
26964060

 

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