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Jun 11, 2010 4:51 AM CST
|I have two roses that I thought were gone (deer ate them )now there growing AND blooming flat on the ground soo how do I fix them so they stand up like there supposed to there buck roses |
Jun 11, 2010 8:02 AM CST
How long are the remaining canes that are lying on the ground? Post a photo if you can.
Jun 11, 2010 2:50 PM CST
|Gloria, I think it's great that they're blooming after being eaten and knocked flat. I'm sure they'll start growing vertically on their own as soon as they've recovered completely.|
Jun 11, 2010 3:38 PM CST
|Perhaps they are just "laying low" in case the deer are still around.|
Jun 11, 2010 6:06 PM CST
|I agree with Porkpal, they won't be eaten way down there. :-)|
Jun 11, 2010 6:36 PM CST
|Mike the canes are about one and a half feet long I was thinking of cutting them back but thought they had been through enough stress for a while !!|
thanks girls !!! I think I'll have to come up with a plan this fall as they ate the tree too ;0(
Jun 11, 2010 7:50 PM CST
|Bambi burgers work great on detering the deer. :)|
as far as the roses being crawlers you can try peony cages. They're like tomato cages, just wider and shorter.
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