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Rose Gardening Advice | Fertilizing Roses

Fertilizing your roses regularly gives them the additional boost to grow stronger and faster. Getting some good rose gardening advice on how to fertilize is the first step to growing vigorous and healthy roses. There are two types of fertilizers: organic and synthetic. Synthetic fertilizers are nitrate based and organic fertilizers are nitrite-based. Nitrite-based fertilizers

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Exclusive Rose Gardening Magazines

Perhaps it’s the flood of articles on the internet that has taken it’s toll on rose gardening magazines. Or it’s just that there never were many exclusive rose gardening magazines to begin with. Whatever the reason, if you like the touch and feel of the rich sleek pages of a magazine dedicated to roses, you

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A Comprehensive Guide To Rose Gardening Tools

The right rose gardening tools in the right hands can bring out the best in even the most difficult roses.  It is important that along with the process of selecting the most suitable roses to grow in your garden, you need choose sturdy and comfortable tools. Most new gardeners become weary of gardening soon after

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Five Popular Rose Gardening Books

How do you decide on the best rose gardening books to buy?   A very simple method is to read the reviews of books on online book stores.  You can also participate in rose gardening forums where you will find other members discussing the best books to buy.  Here is a compilation of 5 rose gardening

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How To Make A Beautiful Garden Rose Bouquet

Making your own garden rose bouquet will definitely give you more pleasure and be easier on your pocket than buying one from the florist.  A good bouquet of garden roses costs nothing less than $150.  There is no reason why you should spend so much when you can make a bouquet within a few minutes

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Five Hardy Roses For Your Bush Rose Garden

Wild roses have been around even before the evolution of man.  Over the centuries, man has successfully tamed the wild rose and continues to create newer and hardier roses.  A bush rose gardenis not difficult to plant or maintain if you choose the right roses.   There are several sturdy and disease-resistant rose bushes that need

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Five Beautiful Black Roses In My Garden

Many a veteran gardener has tried hybridizing different colored roses but the black rose has successfully evaded all attempts.   The black roses in my garden are at best deepest purple or darkest of dark red but nonetheless absolutely beautiful.  Here are some of the black roses in my garden: Black Bacara, a hybrid tea, is

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Five Types Of The White Garden Rose

The White Garden Rose is a favorite of rose gardeners as it blends well with not just roses but also other flowers of different colors.  Most white roses cannot handle direct sunlight and grow best in partial shade with minimal heat.  If you can find a spot in your garden that will catch the early

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