just would not be complete without the magnificent
scented rose flowers and winter is a perfect time
to plant them.
Roses love a full sun position and like room around
them so they don't become overcrowded. When planting
roses, make sure to leave about a 60cm space all
Now the real trick for roses is in the soil preparation.
Roses love a rich organic soil. For best results
dig a hole and fill with Searles® Rose and Citrus
Compost. Plant your roses straight into this. You'll
be rewarded with stunning growth and magnificent
Roses need regular fertilising to keep producing
their glorious flowers. One great fertiliser recommended
and endorsed by the Qld Rose Society is Searles
Flourish® Soluble Plant Food. Apply Searles Flourish®
at planting and continue every 2-3 weeks.
Another marvellous fertiliser, which promotes strong
growth and helps protect roses from fungal diseases
is SeaMax® Fish & Kelp. Ideally, you could
alternate between the two fertilisers every 2-3
After each flush of flowering, be sure to prune
back the finished flowers, as this helps promote
for magnificent roses:
Make sure they're in full sun
Plant into Searles® Rose and Citrus Compost
And fertilise every 2-3 weeks with Searles
and SeaMax® Fish & Kelp.
you do this, you will be rewarded with the most
magnificent scented rose flowers.
Happy Gardening with Searles from the
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