Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Rocky Mountains

October, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Autumn Rose Tips for the Rockies

Our roses started out slow this year; drought and heat early in the season tends to set things back a bit. Now that autumn has arrived, most of the surviving rose bushes have made up for the lagging spring and summer months with some really nice late...
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Favorite or New Plant

Rosa 'Harison's Yellow' Although 'Harison's Yellow' rose blooms only once a year, the fanfare and fragrance of this...

Local Buzz

Powdery Mildew Control Fall is the season for powdery mildew disease on roses and many ornamentals. Halt this unsightly...
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Regional Reminders

  • Trim Spent Blooms
  • Don't Retire the Hose, Yet
  • Plant More Roses
  • Condition the Soil
  • Plan a New Rose Garden

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