How to Care Roses

Roses are the prettiest flowers to have around. It is always great and feelsfancy rose 150x150 How to Care Rosessuperb if we get cut flowers and they are roses. Once either we buy the roses as cut flowers ourselves or receive it from a loved one as a token of love in any case we want those flowers to keep refreshing and pleasing us for as long as they can. For keeping your flowers fresh for long and increasing their vase life you will need to take a little care of them.

Caring For Arranged Roses:

  • If you receive the roses that are already arranged than locate them at a cool location at a place where they are not vulnerable to the direct sunlight or air vents.roses bouquet 150x150 How to Care Roses
  • Each day keep checking the water level and when found less add warm water to maintain the water level required.
  • Keep checking your arrangement thoroughly each day and remove any dying foliage or flowers.
  • You will need to cut the bottom of stem every 3 to 4 days so you can ensure the water uptake by the stem up to the flower. Remember one thing that always cut the stem at 45 degrees angle and not straight because in that case it may rest straight at the bottom of vase.

Caring For Boxed Roses:

  • When you receive the boxed roses you need to immediately unpackroses box 150x150 How to Care Rosesthem.
  • Now take a flower container assuring that it is clean and than add warm water and flowers preservative to it.
  • Now check if the guard petals that are the outer most petals are bruised or damaged. If you find them damaged remove them. These are called the guard petals because they are to secure the inner petals of flowers.
  • Now according to your flowers container size remove the foliage off the stems that you think may fall below the water line.
  • Now cut your flower stems at bottom at an angle keeping them under the water.
  • Now display your flowers at any place where you want.
  • When your flowers are ready for display and in the later days take care of the flowers the same way as explained above for arranged roses.

Growing & Caring Roses

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•    First thing first, to make your rose plant grow well you need to have a fertile soil. So when planning to cultivate rose you need to be sure to make you soil rich, for this mix compost or other organic materials in order to provide all nutrition required by the plant to grow well.

•    When you water your roses plants, keep one thing in mind that water comprehensively and let it dry don’t adopt the light and frequent watering technique. Always avoid water on leaves as this can increase the fungal disease chances. If you doubt for some water fell on leaves than you better try to water in day time so it can evaporate easily.

•    Proper air circulation is really necessary for the blooms to grow well, so always consider the space available for plant to grow. There should be enough space on all sides so that plant when grows do not face problem of air circulation.

•    For first year there is just a little application of fertilizers required because Growing Caring Roses 300x224 Growing & Caring Rosesat this time the target is to let the plant grow to its fullest. From next year on put in fertilizer regularly in blooming season so you can get better flowering. It is important that you water your rose plant a day before fertilizing because fertilizer may cause dry roots to burn out.

•    Trimming rose plants is not necessary but if you do so it is advised that you do it with great care not harming the growth of plant or from places where the leaves or buds are growing. One thing to keep in consideration is that don’t prune your plant at the end of growing season in order to leave your plant undisturbed as the climatic changes already occurring.

•    Sun light is very important for proper growing of rose plants, at least six to seven hours a day so position your plant in a way that it gets the required sunlight. Keeping the plant on east side of home and under some taller thing to get shade too is better because the light it requires can be achieved in first 5 to 6 hours of the day when heat in it is not too much.

•    As roses are short rooted plants so you don’t need very large spaces to plant roses at your place, all you need to consider is that just estimate how much space the plant will take once fully grown. This is to be considered because of required air circulation else rose plants don’t take much space.

Well, this is all for now, happy gifting and happy gardening of Roses….