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Despite my earlier protestations, and with much appreciated assistance, I not only planted what turned out to be an overfilled garden, I har...

July 26, 2010

Tea Rose transplant

The tea roses used to be far back against the foundation of the house and smothered by larger plants that squelched their enthusiasm to grow and bloom. Now they are right up front in the border where they belong. Next year I am adding more for sure. These little fellas are a cinch compared to their larger cousins. Although I have heard that climbing roses are not as finicky as the "normal" sized bush rose. My only issue is finding the right kind of support and a location that gets the recommended sun and water. Basically its a cosmetics concern. Just pondering where they would look right for a display in our urban landscape...... Decision Decisions