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Organic Rose Gardening Secrets Revealed!Spring Gardening #0010
May 15, 2014
Organic Fertilizers and Compost
FREE Rose Gardening Newsletter
Rose Gardening Secrets Revealed!
April 15, 2014
Hello, welcome to the rose gardening newsletter. The Forsythias are blooming in my area (zone 5) This for me signals time for fertilizing roses You'll find a step by step guide (with pictures)
Issue #0010In the last issue, I told you how important compost fertilizer was for the health and well being on your plants. I explained about NKP and why the plants need it.
In case you missed it... Best organic Fertilizer This issue is about giving the bushes an extra boost with organic fertilizer....
Table of Contents1. How to Fertilize Your Roses
2. Mulching the Rose beds
3. Featured Rose "Miniature Roses"
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Fertilizing Your RosesIf you use compost in your beds, they already have a good start to turning out some impressive rose flowers. But if you want really impressive gardens and flowers....
Use Organic Fertilizer
You can make your own using recipes from my site Homemade-Organic-Fertilizer
Mulching the Rose Bed
Conserve Moisture with MulchMulch is, (along with water) one of the best things you can do for your roses. Without it, the plants can get very dry during hot summer months. Sure it makes the bed look nice, but it has a purpose... Read more, and discover the best ones to use garden mulch
Spring PruningSpring time is the best time for pruning your roses. In my area there is a lot of "winter kill" that needs to be cut out. You can tell where to prune by looking at the cane. You cut back to healthy green cane just above an outward facing bud. You also cut out any dead canes. Read more about pruning... Pruning Rose Bushes In case you haven't seen this page on homemade organic tea for your rose plants; Take a look... Organic-Fertilizer-Recipe
And answers to your questions about Organic Fertilizers... Fertilizer-Organic
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Featured Roses "Mini Roses"
Miniature roses are perfect for smaller gardens, or for edging, or to outline a focal point in the garden. They do well in containers, and even hanging baskets.
For a list of some of the more common ones...
Will you share your rose photos?Want to have the picture of Your Rose featured on a page on the allaboutrosegardening.com web site? As you know, I am always adding new pages of specific roses with the specifics about them, along with growing information. I don't always have a picture to show you....(That's where you (my readers) can help!)
Please send in your best pictures of your roses, so I can add them to any page without one. It will also be added to the page along with your comments on how the rose performs for you.
Even if the specific rose page already has a picture, any page can have more picture with comments... so still send your picture.
Thanks so much for sharing your roses with us!
Send in those photos!
For Lots more information, ideas and tips on growing and using roses visit the web site:www.allaboutrosegardening.com
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