Roses doing better than expected

sara_ann-z6bokJune 11, 2014

After complaining a couple of weeks ago about my roses "just sitting there", they are doing the opposite. They are setting on gobs of buds. I haven't done anything but applying Mills Rose Magic in the early spring and fertilizing after the first bloom cycle. The change in the weather would have to be the reason. I was a little concerned about my Tiffanys, but they have begun to set on new buds, even JFK, which I wasn't expecting at all. It even looks like most of my old garden roses are going to bloom again soon, I wasn't sure what to expect with them. I hope I don't come across as being boastful, because I don't take credit at all. I am wondering if anyone else is experiencing dramatic changes for the better with your roses?

This post was edited by Sara-Ann on Wed, Jun 11, 14 at 23:22

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ken-n.ga.mts(7a/7b)

After a terrible spring (hard freeze), everything that wasn't killed is really coming back and looking good. Especially my OGR's, mini's and minifloras and a couple of HT's have gone crazy (Gemini, Let Freedom Ring, Dark Night and Remember Me).

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 8:53AM
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sara_ann-z6bok

Ken - Glad to know that your roses are doing good. Would love to see pictures when they bloom. I love it when my roses surprise me in a good way.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 2:11PM
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jim1961 Zone 6a Central Pa.

Great to hear sara Ann and ken! Things going good here!
We are actually still in our first flushes for the season...

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 5:15PM
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