Here’s the secret of pruning your climbing roses.You’ll probably notice how most of the roses are gathered at the top of the climber while the rest of the bush consists of canes and leaves with very few flowers.
Of course we have lost touch with nature! The very fact that we need to ask such a question shows that there is a problem.
Because most of us live in cities we have lost touch with the earth and everything connected with it. We have lost the old sense of well-being that people used to derive from the rural way of life that was somehow sustaining and reassuring.
If you pick spinach carefully, the plants can go on growing the whole season and provide you with their nutritious green leaves for months to come.
If you want to pick a bunch of fragrant roses for the vase it would be best if you picked them when they are almost fully open.
Here is my choice for the top ten most fragrant roses – in no particular order. They all have a wonderful fragrance and add something special to my rose garden.