Ludwig Taschner
3 minute read
2 Feb 2020
8:34 am

Rose-growing tips for beginners

Ludwig Taschner

It helps if the rose grows easily, is disease resistant and needs very little care.

Versatile and easy to grow: ‘Garden Queen’. Picture: Supplied

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and a rose is one of the most obvious gifts. It’s beautiful, fragrant and romantic, the perfect package. Most rose lovers remember their first rose, which means that we were all beginners at some stage. When choosing a rose as a beginner, go for one that catches your heart, whether it is the colour, the fragrance or the shape. Of course, it helps if the rose grows easily, is disease resistant and needs very little care. After many years of helping people to find their perfect roses, these are the five that I think...

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