The Q&A Archives: Roses

Question: How far apart do you plant roses?

Answer: Shrub roses are typically spaced about 3' apart. More space between plants is okay, but don't plant them any closer than 3' or they'll fight for sunlight and could be disease prone due to poor air circulation. Best wishes with your new roses!

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