It is no secret that growing roses sometimes can be a challenge, and the problem with rose pests might be that what gardens fear the most.
But even though insects and mites may attack our roses from time to time, it is still possible to maintain healthy and vigorous plants in the garden, without using too much of insecticides.
For us as gardeners to succeed with our plants there are a few things to think about:
The first key to success when it comes to winning the battle against sicknesses in roses is to choose the right kind of rose when buying. It varies a lot in susceptibility to insects and disease problems.
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The second key might be to be observant of the plant; picking bad leafs, spraying with water etc.