Perhaps there is no other flower that has been loved by people so much or has been as popular as the rose throughout history. In fact, roses have been in existence much before humans, who later grew their beautiful flowers, drew wonderful pictures of the flowers and even commemorated them in their lore and music. … Continue reading History Of The Rose.
With their elfin scale and ever-widening range of colors and forms, miniature roses appeal to gardeners of all ages. Their small size makes it possible to grow an extensive rose garden in a tiny space, either indoors in containers or outdoors in beds and borders. Most will bloom all year under indoor lighting, and most … Continue reading Miniature Roses’ Species.
As far as growing miniature roses in open gardens is concerned, you can allow your imagination to run riot. Anything and everything is possible, provided you can ensure the necessary things. As long as the site you have selected for growing your miniature receives enough sunlight, there is no limitation to the location or the manner in … Continue reading Miniature Roses In The Garden.
All over the United States as well as Canada and in nearly all regions of Europe, people mostly buy miniature roses as very small plants that come in pots measuring 2 inches (5 cm). These plants will usually have developed their roots either from cuttings or by means of tissue culture, a propagation technique that … Continue reading Miniature Roses In Pots.
The rose plant is a woody perennial belonging to the genus Rosa, which is a member of the family Rosaceae. As of now, more than 100 species of roses have been discovered, while their cultivars number several thousand. Rose plants are found in different shapes and sizes. They can grow to be an upright shrub, … Continue reading Roses.
Flowers left on the rose plants have a reasonable life-span. However, a cut rose has a very brief life and even the period between the blooming periods is usually long. Nevertheless, we are lucky to have several ways by which we can preserve the cut roses for longer periods and enjoy their exquisite beauty. … Continue reading Preserving Roses.