Rose Bushes

My wife and I planted 8 different types of roses this year–total amount is 16. We never did this before. Two of them are climbers. For the winter I was told to add mulch (10 “) around base. I am…

What to do in the garden before it snows

I’ve just moved into a new house with a beautiful landscaped garden that has lots of perennials and rosebushes. What I should do to get ready for winter? Should I fertilize or cut down perennials such as hostas? Please advise.…

Overwintering a rose in a container

Hi, I live in Pickering in an apartment with a balcony. My Rose bush has done marvelous (I bought it in the first week of June with three blooms on it) I cut off the dead heads and the plant…

Rose propagation

dear master gardener, hi,i live in woodbridge on,i want to know what is the best time to cut transplants or propagate roses to grow further roses else where.i think i am using wrong terms.i want to know basically when should…