Tips For Growing Roses


Everyone can grow beautiful roses. A few basic principles in rose care can get even the greenest gardener off to a good start. With just a little know-how on rose planting and caring for roses, everyone can grow and enjoy garden roses.

Introduction To Roses

If you need more information before you begin growing roses, this video tells you more about the basics of roses and their classifications.


This is a good time of year for planting roses, giving them time to become established before the winter really sets in. Roses should be planted in a spot that receives plenty of sunlight and provides good drainage.



  • Choose the right roses for your climate as roses that are not suited to your climate may not survive the winters.
  • Look for varieties of roses to enhance your home garden’s look.
  • Plant them in full sunlight and in an open spot with good air flow.
  • When planting roses add a little mulch on the soil over their roots and enrich the soil with compost.