Making your hands dirty is not a big deal especially when you are trying to grow a romantic rose garden. I have shared some easy to apply tips in this post that will come in handy. If you are a beginner gardener and want some helpful tips to grow roses in your garden, then read on and learn.
1- Choose Intelligently
When you are attempting to grow roses, you need to make sure the bushes have one rose in each. This will also give you an idea regarding the colors of the roses and their fragrances. Moreover, try to find the low-maintenance roses that will not require that much attention. For example, climbing roses sprawl fast and blooms very well. Hence, you don’t need to trim them regularly.
Building your own trellis is not that hard and expensive than you think. No matter if it is a wood, wire, or something else. Choose anything that will give your beautiful garden a more aesthetic look.
3-Create A Proper Structure
Plant the rose trellises at an angle from where you can enjoy the fragrance completely. Plant them at an angle or in the center of a fountain or bench so that it looks good and you can enjoy the smell entirely. Moreover, you need to make sure to plant the roses at the right distance from the trails and paths in your garden. This will prevent the thorns from disturbing you when you walk by.
4-Prepare The Site
Doing anything great needs proper preparation and so do the roses. When you are digging the holes for planting your favorite rose, make sure to dig a bit wider and. Maybe two times wider than the plant’s root ball can do the job. However, you need to keep the same height.
5-Pick The Best Spot For Your Roses
Sunshine is important for your garden and the plants. Hence, picking a spot from where your roses will get the desirous amount of sunshine is important. Roses bloom at their fullest when they get full sun rays that mean at least 6 or more hours on a sunny day. And of course, soil matters, so plant them on well-drained and original soil to get the best result.
6-Water Them Properly
If your region offers rain frequently, then you might not have to water the roses. However, if the climate you are living in, does not offer rain that much, then make sure to water your roses frequently. During the summer season, you need to water them daily or maybe at least 5 times a week. And when you find yellow leaves on your plants, then you should start water the plants right away. However, anything excessive can be harmful. Make sure to moisture the soil and not saturated it.
So, what is your plan about creating and growing a beautiful, romantic rose garden? If you got any good tips or suggestions, please make sure to share them with us.