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Choosing the Right Rose for your Garden

Posted by Jane | Added on : October 07, 2008 04:41am | Last edited: March 26, 2012 11:27am | Viewed 2098 times | 0 Comments

 

Do you plan to include beautiful blooms of roses in your garden? Are you confused about which rose to plant? This article will help you choose the right rose plant for your garden.

The main reason people want to grow roses in their gardens is for their visual appeal. The right kind of rose increases the beauty of your garden. Among the wide variety of colors roses come in, it is difficult to choose the one you like. Choose a color which will compliment your garden. If you have flowers of one color already in your garden, then choose a rose which will add some contrast.

Some roses grow upto 2-4 inches whereas some can be as tall as 20 inches. Depending on your  garden size and the other plants in your garden, choose a rose which will suit your garden.

If the are you live in experiences extreme winter, then choose a rose which can survive this harsh weather. Some people are allergic to rose fragrances. If this could be an issue, then choose a rose which has a faint fragrance. Avoid those which have very strong fragrances.

If you plan to cut the flowers and use them in a bouquet or a vase, then choose a flower which will serve this purpose. Some roses are not good for cutting, as they survive only for a day after they are cut. Consider this when you are buying rose plants.

Above all, choose a rose which you can care enough for. Some rose types require maintenance and pruning all year round whereas some roses can grow well without much attention. Depending on the amount of time you can invest in rose maintenace, choose one appropriately.

Depending on your criteria, if you choose a rose wisely, it will be a great addition to your garden.

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