So You Want To Plant Roses

Mar 10, 2018

Credit Mark Claesgens / LSU AgCenter

It's time to wake up and plant the roses. Roses are one of the most common gardening shrubs used throughout the world.

The Chinese have been growing these and breeding them for over five thousand years. This breeding practice has led to many, many new cultivars, interesting colors, flower habits, and shrub sizes and forms.

But which rose is the best for you? We have the hybrid T, floribunda, grandiflora, polyantha, shrub rose, miniature rose, and climbers.