Londeree, Nanette
January 2010
American Rose;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p12
The article discusses how to plant and grow roses successfully. The author shares her experience in growing roses with a minimum amount of time, energy and materials while also being environment-friendly. She describes the location and climate conducive to growing roses. Tips for pruning are offered, including doing it at the right time, using the right tools, and cutting the largest portions first. Tips for sustainable rose gardening are also offered, including less use of chemicals, planting varieties that need less water, and diversifying.


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