How to keep your roses in full bloom
June 20, 2011
Many different types of summer flowers are in full bloom these months, and it is important for people to know how to maintain these beautiful flowers. An expert, Dan Gill, recently shared his advice on how to keep the summer flowers in bloom, especially roses, according to nola.com.
It is important to prune the roses on a regular basis in order to maintain their beauty throughout the remainder of the year. Pruning shows how much a person wants them to grow and where, if done properly, according to the news source.
Other important facets of rose maintenance include regular watering, which will showcase their beauty. Also, roses do not need extra fertilization throughout the summer months because of the heat. Fertilizing should start up again in late August. Keeping roses pest-free is also the way to go, the news provider reports.
According to Visalia Times-Delta, it is also necessary in rose maintenance to keep up with the weeding around the rose, because weeds can take the water and nutrients that the roses need.
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