Roses: planting

Roses can be expensive plants, but they last for many, many years and are easy to establish if you follow a few simple steps on planting and aftercare.

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Planting a rose.

Quick facts

Suitable for All roses
Timing All year round for containerised roses, autumn to spring for bare-root roses and containerised roses
Difficulty Moderate

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