It's easiest if you spread mulch after you plant your roses. For more tips on maintaining your roses, download our free chart on caring for roses month by month.
Make sure your roses get at least six hours of direct sun a day; if they get less light, the plants won't bloom as well and will be more susceptible to attack from.
Rose aficionados have tips and tricks by the dozen to grow the perfect bloom. Many rose lovers count on banana peels to provide a bit of phosphorus to plants, using two to three skins weekly per rose plant. All in one rose and flower care.