Copyright (c) 2014 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Gardening - "Roses Are Plants, Too" blog entries Fine Gardening - "Roses Are Plants, Too" blog entries http://www.finegardening.com/blog/roses Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:16:26 -0500 Fine Gardening - "Roses Are Plants, Too" blog entries Fine Gardening - "Roses Are Plants, Too" blog entries http://www.finegardening.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finegardening.com/blog/roses <![CDATA[Update On Roses Frozen To The Ground]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:20:29 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/32718/update-on-roses-frozen-to-the-ground http://www.finegardening.com/item/32718/update-on-roses-frozen-to-the-ground Update On Roses Frozen To The Ground Posted by PFZimmerman
A while back I wrote about having to cut roses to the ground because of the winter. I have a happy update! ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/32718/update-on-roses-frozen-to-the-ground
<![CDATA[Wait Before Assuming The Cold Killed Your Rose]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:37:38 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/32515/wait-before-assuming-the-cold-killed-your-rose http://www.finegardening.com/item/32515/wait-before-assuming-the-cold-killed-your-rose Wait Before Assuming The Cold Killed Your Rose Posted by PFZimmerman
While a rose may look dead from above the ground after a winter like the one we just had, it's too early to assume it is. This is my experience with this kind of thing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Polar Vortex means a hard prune is in order for some roses.]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:24:11 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/32109/polar-vortex-means-a-hard-prune-is-in-order-for-some-roses http://www.finegardening.com/item/32109/polar-vortex-means-a-hard-prune-is-in-order-for-some-roses Polar Vortex means a hard prune is in order for some roses. Posted by PFZimmerman
Gardeners were wondering what the polar vortex was going to mean for their plants. I am just now finding out what it means for my roses and it means radical action is needed for some. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/32109/polar-vortex-means-a-hard-prune-is-in-order-for-some-roses
<![CDATA[2014 New Rose Introductions - Certified Roses]]> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:27:56 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/31908/2014-new-rose-introductions-certified-roses http://www.finegardening.com/item/31908/2014-new-rose-introductions-certified-roses 2014 New Rose Introductions - Certified Roses Posted by PFZimmerman
We continue to look at some new roses for 2014. This time it's Certified Roses. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Snow Is Great For The Roses]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:00:06 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/31719/snow-is-great-for-the-roses http://www.finegardening.com/item/31719/snow-is-great-for-the-roses Snow Is Great For The Roses Posted by PFZimmerman
With the crazy weather we've been having some might wonder if all the snow is good, or bad, for the roses. We have some thoughts on that. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Some Nice Winter Rose Book Reads]]> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 11:52:16 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/31521/some-nice-winter-rose-book-reads http://www.finegardening.com/item/31521/some-nice-winter-rose-book-reads Some Nice Winter Rose Book Reads Posted by PFZimmerman
With most of the country frozen over I thought some nice winter rose books might be in order. I found a couple I like and want to pass them on to you. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/31521/some-nice-winter-rose-book-reads
<![CDATA[2014 New Rose Introductions - Chamblee Rose Nursery]]> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:03:27 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/31328/2014-new-rose-introductions-chamblee-rose-nursery http://www.finegardening.com/item/31328/2014-new-rose-introductions-chamblee-rose-nursery 2014 New Rose Introductions - Chamblee Rose Nursery Posted by PFZimmerman
We continue our series of new rose introductions with Chamblee's Rose Nursery. Some great new roses here! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Think about cutting out dead wood now.]]> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 10:39:59 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30997/think-about-cutting-out-dead-wood-now http://www.finegardening.com/item/30997/think-about-cutting-out-dead-wood-now Think about cutting out dead wood now. Posted by PFZimmerman
Normally, we don't do pruning or much cutting on roses until later winter when the forsythia bloom. This year I'm advising a different approach. ]]>
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<![CDATA[2014 New Rose Introductions. Star Roses & Plants]]> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 14:49:41 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30840/2014-new-rose-introductions-star-roses-plants http://www.finegardening.com/item/30840/2014-new-rose-introductions-star-roses-plants 2014 New Rose Introductions. Star Roses & Plants Posted by PFZimmerman
Some great new roses from the folks who introduced The Knock Out Rose and the Drift Series! ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/30840/2014-new-rose-introductions-star-roses-plants
<![CDATA[Thinking of a new rose bed in the spring. Start preparing the soil NOW!]]> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:01:40 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30699/thinking-of-a-new-rose-bed-in-the-spring-start-preparing-the-soil-now http://www.finegardening.com/item/30699/thinking-of-a-new-rose-bed-in-the-spring-start-preparing-the-soil-now Thinking of a new rose bed in the spring. Start preparing the soil NOW! Posted by PFZimmerman
Winter is always a time for gardeners to dream of the coming spring. Fresh growth, a chance to start again and of course, new plants. If you are thinking about putting in a new garden bed next spring start preparing the soil now. ]]>
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<![CDATA[New Roses For 2014. David Austin Roses]]> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:36:44 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30542/new-roses-for-2014-david-austin-roses http://www.finegardening.com/item/30542/new-roses-for-2014-david-austin-roses New Roses For 2014. David Austin Roses Posted by PFZimmerman
We are going to be periodically share with you new rose introductions for 2014. First up the roses of David Austin. ]]>
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<![CDATA[During Your First Freezes Be Concerned About The Wind]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:21:44 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30377/during-your-first-freezes-be-concerned-about-the-wind http://www.finegardening.com/item/30377/during-your-first-freezes-be-concerned-about-the-wind During Your First Freezes Be Concerned About The Wind Posted by PFZimmerman
We are at the time of year many of us will be getting our first freeze. I've learned from experience to worry more about the wind speeds during them than the temperatures. Here is why and a few tips on what you can do about it. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/30377/during-your-first-freezes-be-concerned-about-the-wind
<![CDATA[Unusual Behavior From Roses In The Fall]]> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 14:26:30 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/30185/unusual-behavior-from-roses-in-the-fall http://www.finegardening.com/item/30185/unusual-behavior-from-roses-in-the-fall Unusual Behavior From Roses In The Fall Posted by PFZimmerman
Are your roses behaving oddly right now. Relax, it may be more normal than you think. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Getting Your Roses Ready For Winter]]> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 11:45:18 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/29826/getting-your-roses-ready-for-winter http://www.finegardening.com/item/29826/getting-your-roses-ready-for-winter Getting Your Roses Ready For Winter Posted by PFZimmerman
Fall is in the air so it's time to start thinking about getting our roses ready for winter. Here are a few simple things you start doing now. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/29826/getting-your-roses-ready-for-winter
<![CDATA[Rose Rosette Disease. What To Do When You Get It.]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 13:45:55 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/29452/rose-rosette-disease-what-to-do-when-you-get-it http://www.finegardening.com/item/29452/rose-rosette-disease-what-to-do-when-you-get-it Rose Rosette Disease. What To Do When You Get It. Posted by PFZimmerman
This is the third in our series on Rose Rosette Disease. In this one we talk about what to do if you get it. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/29452/rose-rosette-disease-what-to-do-when-you-get-it
<![CDATA[A Season Of Every Days Roses #5 - A Video Blog Post]]> Sun, 11 Aug 2013 11:16:46 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/29234/a-season-of-every-days-roses-5-a-video-blog-post http://www.finegardening.com/item/29234/a-season-of-every-days-roses-5-a-video-blog-post A Season Of Every Days Roses #5 - A Video Blog Post Posted by PFZimmerman
In this video post we get some new roses in the mail, deal with a fine mess, explain a hole in the garden and tour the garden after record rains. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/29234/a-season-of-every-days-roses-5-a-video-blog-post
<![CDATA[Rose Rosette Disease. Can you prevent it?]]> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:14:50 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/28998/rose-rosette-disease-can-you-prevent-it http://www.finegardening.com/item/28998/rose-rosette-disease-can-you-prevent-it Rose Rosette Disease. Can you prevent it? Posted by PFZimmerman
In our last post we talked a little about the history of Rose Rosette Disease. That brings us to the next question. Can you prevent it? ]]>
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<![CDATA[Rose Rosette Disease. Are The Knock Out Roses® to blame?]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 10:05:21 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/28806/rose-rosette-disease-are-the-knock-out-roses-to-blame http://www.finegardening.com/item/28806/rose-rosette-disease-are-the-knock-out-roses-to-blame Rose Rosette Disease. Are The Knock Out Roses® to blame? Posted by PFZimmerman
Rose Rosette Disease is becoming more widely seen. Some people blame The Knock Out Roses. Are they right? ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/28806/rose-rosette-disease-are-the-knock-out-roses-to-blame
<![CDATA[The New Generation of Flower Carpet Roses. Color Me Impressed!]]> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 07:46:25 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/28468/the-new-generation-of-flower-carpet-roses-color-me-impressed http://www.finegardening.com/item/28468/the-new-generation-of-flower-carpet-roses-color-me-impressed The New Generation of Flower Carpet Roses.  Color Me Impressed! Posted by PFZimmerman
The Flower Carpet Rose line has been around for a while. They have a new generation out and after testing them in my garden I think you need to know about them. ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/28468/the-new-generation-of-flower-carpet-roses-color-me-impressed
<![CDATA[Results From The Biltmore International Rose Trials]]> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 14:38:29 -0500 http://www.finegardening.com/item/28143/results-from-the-biltmore-international-rose-trials http://www.finegardening.com/item/28143/results-from-the-biltmore-international-rose-trials Results From The Biltmore International Rose Trials Posted by PFZimmerman
The First Annual Biltmore International Roe Trial Jury & Awards day was held in Mid-May and the results are in! ]]>
http://www.finegardening.com/item/28143/results-from-the-biltmore-international-rose-trials