Bloom on roses

Zone Portland, Oregon..City of Roses | rlcpd1 added on June 9, 2015 | Answered

I usually have a good first bloom on my roses, but after that it is just here and there. Yes, I fertilize monthly. Do I cut them incorrectly perhaps?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on June 13, 2015

Feeding the rosebushes with a fertilizer with too high an nitrogen content can cause this. I recommend feeding the roses with a good even NPK ratio organic rose food and water them well. Feeding monthly should not be necessary. Here are some links to articles that should be helpful to you:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More