I want to grow my rose, Land of the Long White Cloud, in a large pot. Do I have to do anything extra special to help it survive in the container? Also, where is the best area in the garden to put my rose over the winter months?
Our family loves roses and my mum is an avid gardener, however she always has difficulty with her roses. She is wanting to know how she can encourage healthy and abundant flowers? What is the best natural spray for rust and brown spots?
14 years ago I planted a Loving Memory rose and it hasn't flourished at all. I have fed it special rose manure, put banana skins around and it is in a dry sunny position. All my other roses are thriving except this one. Should I transplant it? When?
My favourite eight roses were relocated following the earthquakes from sandy soil in Dec 2011 to Templeton’s amazing rich soil, and then in Mar 2013 to heavy soil with clay base. How can I reward these plants with the best care?
Usually I prune my roses towards the end of June, but now in early June with the seasons changing and the fact that they are still flowering, when is the best time to prune? What about treatment during the colder months?