Polyanthus roses - an interesting idea for decorating the site
This kind of flowers was bred in the seventiestwo centuries ago by French breeders. To obtain this species crossed dwarf multi-flowered roses with garden tea, tea-hybrid and other categories. The result obtained took all valuable qualities from their ancestors. These shrubs are indifferent to an excess of soil moisture, little susceptible to fungal diseases. Perfectly tolerate winter frosts under easy shelter, in case of freezing - self-repair. Flowering is abundant and continuous, throughout the warm period, buds are terry or simple gather in bulbous inflorescences. A small height of 45-60 cm allows them to decorate curbs, rock gardens, flower beds, create group plantings. A good idea is to grow and use for decoration of your site polyanthus roses. Care of them is required only at the beginning of breeding, but it will be rewarded with unusual beauty.
Poliant roses are planted in a sunny place,you can and slightly darkened. To the composition of the earth, they are not picky, they can grow everywhere, but the best is a medium loamy or neutral soil saturated with humus. They are relocated to the permanent habitat in the spring. When breeding such flowers as polyanthus roses, planting seedlings is done with a distance between bushes of 30-45 cm depending on the selected variety. In the ground under them beforehand for 1 m2add: manure - 10 kg, phosphorite flour - 100 grams, potassium salt - 60 grams.
In general, unpretentious polyanthus roses on the firstyear of life require constant attention. In this season, all the basic work is done, on which their further development depends. These concerns include: limiting flowering, which gives time to form a good bush,permanent loosening of the soil and the removal of weeds, watering virtually throughout the season. Beginning in the third decade of August, the amount of water is reduced.
With the onset of frost, plants are cleared offlowers and foliage, the branches are connected in a single whole. The ground beneath them is hilly, the litter of boards, roofing felt, roofing felt is made from above. The bush lies on the prepared base and hides under the protective material. As an upper shelter, use wooden shields or boxes. In severe frosts, additional earth is covered. In spring, with the arrival of the first warm days, the shelter is gradually removed. First, rake, after a while dismantled wooden decking, and when the earth warms up, remove the covering cloth.
Each year, the polyanthus roses are subjected to moderate pruning, leaving on the shoot three kidneys. Weak or damaged shoots are removed.
After pruning, polyanthus roses should be fed. Around the bush dig through the ground with the addition of 1 m2manure or humus - 5 kg, superphosphate - 60 g. Also carry out periodic feeding. Mineral fertilizers are selected for the development phase of shrubs, from the end of summer, mixtures without nitrogen are used. From organics apply the solution of the mullein 1 to 10. Every two weeks spend fertilizing with the subsequent watering.