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Stan Griep

Don't forget Veterans' Honor - HT and Altissimo - CL. Very nice red roses. I keep Altissimo pruned as a shrub rose and she does very very well.



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Darrel Rose

I have Whiskey Mac roses and they smell devine in the spring and summer but are not heavily scented like some and are a very pretty tripple color

   
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Our tips for rose care

1. Use a rose soil mix

Roses need special care and require a specific kind of organic rose mix. Roses also prefer a pH that is between 6.5 and 7, which is slightly acidic to neutral (7 being neutral).

2. Remember to fertilize them

Roses are hungry plants and need to be fertilized regularly to reach their full blooming potential. A natural based fertilizer with (like 5-5-5) works best.

3. Prune at a 45° angle

By pruning at a 45° angle, you can make sure water runs off the cut instead of collecting there. This helps prevent disease or mold from growing on your rose bushes.

4. Water often and early

Most roses need to be watered daily. Set watering time completion prior to sunrise. Avoid fungal diseases like black spot by using drip irrigation to keep the leaves from getting wet.

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