Houseplants forum: I think it's a house plant !!

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Name: Jelinda AKA jojoe Ivey
Thomson,Ga. (Zone 8a)
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Feb 24, 2013 9:44 AM CST
My husband bought me a mini-rose.It is in a tiny pot in what looks like peat moss,dries out COMPLETELY daily & i have to water it.It is also very pot bound,there is one root coming out of the bottom that must be 3-4 inches.

The tag's instructions are well lit ~ water daily ~ hardy 50*F-80*F.

I have many house plants but i'm new to roses,that's an understatement i have a wild climbing rose outside i can't get to grow never the less bloom.

Thank you very much for any advice or opinions you can share with me Lovey dubby

here's some pictures
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Feb 24, 2013 10:20 AM CST
Hi Jelinda, That's a pretty little Rose! I don't know much about Roses, miniature, standard or any other variety but I'd assume your little mini needs the same care as other roses. I'd re-pot it into a larger container with some good soil/compost, give it a few hours daily of bright light or sunshine.

Here's some info from the database that may help: Roses (Rosa)

I googled and found this info too:
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Name: Ken Ramsey
Vero Beach, FL (Zone 10a)
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Feb 24, 2013 12:33 PM CST
I agree
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