Winter Care

Winter & Roses

Winter is always nervous time for gardeners.  We never know what the Old Man is going to bring. While we can't control everything we can take a few steps to help get our roses through it. Here are a few blog posts I've written over the years regarding getting your roses ready for the cold....

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Overwintering Roses Like Shrubs

Shirley Thompson lives just north of Boston, MA and experiences the typical New England freeze/thaw cycles many northern climates get. She has developed a very practical solution for protecting her roses during the winter. It's easy to do and has the bonus of adding compost and organic material to the soil come spring. I wrote...

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