Roses
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Due to the sale of my parents’ home we had to remove the roses. Now, the ground has seen some below 30 degree Fahrenheit temperatures,

Zone 60431 | Anonymous added on December 2, 2019 | Answered

so would it be wise to replant them now or leave them in a basket in my basement (warm) or garage (cold) until spring and then replant them? Unsure as to what kind of roses they are, other than one looks to be a bush and the others are stalks.

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on December 4, 2019

Sounds like you have a shrub rose and some climbing roses. It's too late now to plant as they won't get established before freezing. Keep them in a cool place and water sparingly during the winter. The roots should not be exposed to the air. Go ahead and plant them in pots for the winter.

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