6ebb502887e7bc09ede0491cfafca123

User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive
 
Click This Button To Use These Plant Care Reminders

Go to your My Plant Care page to see what you should be doing in your garden this month!

Rose
Plant Care Instructions By Ralph (Jack) Shoultz

This is my ORGANIC ROSE CARE Calendar for Southern California. Feel free to use it! Click the link below to read more about caring for roses.

Is Indoor Plant?

No

These month by month plant care tasks are for plants in the following zones :
Sunset Zones : 21, 22, 23, 24
USDA Zones : 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11
Web Link - For more information
Scroll down or click on any month for plant care instructions
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • January
    • Buy

        I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

    • Plant

        Plant bare root roses or translplant roses after pruning.

    • Fertilize

        Put down 2 Tbs. per plant of John & Bob's Soil Optimizer. Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth rose Fertilizer (or any organic fertilizer) per plant and scratch it lightly. Put down 2 Cups Biosol.

    • Prune

        Prune Roses and pull off all remaining leaves and clean up all debris from around roses.

    • Transplant

        Transplant after pruning (if needed)

  • February
    • Buy

        I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

    • Plant

        Plant bare root roses or translplant roses after pruning.

    • Water

        Start regular watering of plants if not enough rain to sustain.

    • Prune

        Prune Roses if not done in January. Check new growth and sidebud if neccessary. (Continue Sidebudding throughout the year as desired). Prune excess growth going to the inside of the bush.

    • Treat for Pest/Disease

        Wash off aphids (water blast) at first sign (best to do early morning)

    • Transplant

        Transplant after pruning (if needed)

  • March
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Give Roses humus or humic acid (found in compost of some organic products - read label). Fertilize with organic fertilizer (Dr. Earth), Biosol, and if not done in January, John & Bob's Soil Optimizer. Make alfalfa tea (or some other teas or liquid fertilizer) when the plants have 4-6 inches of new growth.

    • Water

        Continue regular watering if not enough rain to sustain.

    • Mulch

        Mulch when soil warms up

    • Pest/Disease Inspection

        Walk garden daily to check for pests and/or fungal disease.

  • April
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth Fertilizer 6-8 weeks after initial feeding.

    • Water

        Continue regular watering if not enough rain to sustain.

    • Prune

        Deadhead Roses after initial bloom and continue throughout the year.

  • May
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Feed Fish Emulsion (Dilute 1 Tbs per gallon of H20 - feed one gallon to large Roses and 1/2 gallon to small Roses.

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • June
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth Rose Fertilizer.

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • July
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Apply another liquid fertilizer (either Fish Emulsion, Dr. Earth 3-3-3, etc)

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • August
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Put down 2 Tbs. John & Bob's Soil Optimizer, 2 Cups Dr. Earth Rose Fertilizer and Biosol, scratch lightly into soil.

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        "Summer Prune" at the end of the month to promote a good fall bloom. Prune 1/3 of the bush. Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • September
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Give Roses liquid food - (Alfalfa tea, compost tea, soil soup, etc).

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • October
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Feed Roses 2 Cups Dr. Earth (the last time this year)

    • Water

        Continue regular watering.

    • Prune

        Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

  • November
    • Buy

        Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

    • Fertilize

        Don't fertilize this month.

    • Water

        Slow down on watering, but do not let Roses dry out.

    • Prune

        Stop Deadheading, instead pull off old petals, leaving hips.

  • December
    • Buy

        I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

    • Fertilize

        Don't fertilize this month.

    • Water

        Slow down on watering, but do not let Roses dry out.

    • Prune

        Stop Deadheading, instead pull off old petals, leaving hips.

  • Winter
    • Spring
      • Summer
        • Fall
          • Buy

            When's the best time to buy this plant? When can you buy these from seed (if you can)? When is it usually available? What are things to look for when you're buying it? Or anything other tidbit of information you can share!

            •  Jan
            •  Feb
            •  Mar
            •  Apr
            •  May
            •  Jun
            •  Jul
            •  Aug
            •  Sep
            •  Oct
            •  Nov
            •  Dec
            • January

              I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

            • February

              I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

            • March

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • April

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • May

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • June

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • July

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • August

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • September

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • October

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • November

              Bare root season (Dec - Feb) is the best time to buy, but you can purchase roses anytime of the year as long as the rose in the container is healthy and has strong canes and they have a good shape to them with no disease. Roses in 5 gallon containers are the best, 2-3 gallon containers mean that the roots have been cut off to fit and even worse are the plastic wrapped roses that have their roses severely chopped. By the end of the year those roses that have set in a nursery for several months under the care of nursery personnel need to be looked at seriously for the good qualities I mentioned. It might be a good idea to ask the nurseries what they fertilize with and how long ago they did this. Most use chemical fertilizers and just throw some in the pot. So the longer a rose sets in a nursery, it could be possible that the care may not be as good as we would like, but you can tell by the quality of the rose.

            • December

              I like to purchase roses in bare root season, from late December, January & February where you can see the roots and what you are getting.

          • Plant

            When's a good time to plant this plant or bulb? Any special planting instructions?

            •  Jan
            •  Feb
            •  Mar
            •  Apr
            •  May
            •  Jun
            •  Jul
            •  Aug
            •  Sep
            •  Oct
            •  Nov
            •  Dec
            • January

              Plant bare root roses or translplant roses after pruning.

            • February

              Plant bare root roses or translplant roses after pruning.

          • Sow Seeds

            When can you plant these seeds? When's the best time? Can you start them indoors and move them out? Do they have any special requirements?

            •  Jan
            •  Feb
            •  Mar
            •  Apr
            •  May
            •  Jun
            •  Jul
            •  Aug
            •  Sep
            •  Oct
            •  Nov
            •  Dec
            • Fertilize

              When should you fertilize this plant? Which kind of fertilizer do you recommend? Should you use different fertilizers at different times of year?

              •  Jan
              •  Feb
              •  Mar
              •  Apr
              •  May
              •  Jun
              •  Jul
              •  Aug
              •  Sep
              •  Oct
              •  Nov
              •  Dec
              • January

                Put down 2 Tbs. per plant of John & Bob\'s Soil Optimizer. Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth rose Fertilizer (or any organic fertilizer) per plant and scratch it lightly. Put down 2 Cups Biosol.

              • March

                Give Roses humus or humic acid (found in compost of some organic products - read label). Fertilize with organic fertilizer (Dr. Earth), Biosol, and if not done in January, John & Bob\'s Soil Optimizer. Make alfalfa tea (or some other teas or liquid fertilizer) when the plants have 4-6 inches of new growth.

              • April

                Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth Fertilizer 6-8 weeks after initial feeding.

              • May

                Feed Fish Emulsion (Dilute 1 Tbs per gallon of H20 - feed one gallon to large Roses and 1/2 gallon to small Roses.

              • June

                Put down 2 Cups Dr. Earth Rose Fertilizer.

              • July

                Apply another liquid fertilizer (either Fish Emulsion, Dr. Earth 3-3-3, etc)

              • August

                Put down 2 Tbs. John & Bob\'s Soil Optimizer, 2 Cups Dr. Earth Rose Fertilizer and Biosol, scratch lightly into soil.

              • September

                Give Roses liquid food - (Alfalfa tea, compost tea, soil soup, etc).

              • October

                Feed Roses 2 Cups Dr. Earth (the last time this year)

              • November

                Don\'t fertilize this month.

              • December

                Don\'t fertilize this month.

            • Water

              Is there a time to reduce or increase watering? Any special requirements? Things to avoid during certain times of the year?

              •  Jan
              •  Feb
              •  Mar
              •  Apr
              •  May
              •  Jun
              •  Jul
              •  Aug
              •  Sep
              •  Oct
              •  Nov
              •  Dec
              • February

                Start regular watering of plants if not enough rain to sustain.

              • March

                Continue regular watering if not enough rain to sustain.

              • April

                Continue regular watering if not enough rain to sustain.

              • May

                Continue regular watering.

              • June

                Continue regular watering.

              • July

                Continue regular watering.

              • August

                Continue regular watering.

              • September

                Continue regular watering.

              • October

                Continue regular watering.

              • November

                Slow down on watering, but do not let Roses dry out.

              • December

                Slow down on watering, but do not let Roses dry out.

            • Prune

              When's a good time to prune this plant? How about deadheading, pinching back, trimming or any other grooming? Any special requirements?

              •  Jan
              •  Feb
              •  Mar
              •  Apr
              •  May
              •  Jun
              •  Jul
              •  Aug
              •  Sep
              •  Oct
              •  Nov
              •  Dec
              • January

                Prune Roses and pull off all remaining leaves and clean up all debris from around roses.

              • February

                Prune Roses if not done in January. Check new growth and sidebud if neccessary. (Continue Sidebudding throughout the year as desired). Prune excess growth going to the inside of the bush.

              • April

                Deadhead Roses after initial bloom and continue throughout the year.

              • May

                Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • June

                Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • July

                Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • August

                \"Summer Prune\" at the end of the month to promote a good fall bloom. Prune 1/3 of the bush. Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • September

                Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • October

                Deadhead flowers throughout spring and summer to promote new blooms. Make proper cuts using sharp bypass pruners.

              • November

                Stop Deadheading, instead pull off old petals, leaving hips.

              • December

                Stop Deadheading, instead pull off old petals, leaving hips.

            • Mulch

              Does this plant need to be mulched? Are there specific types of Mulch which are better for this plant? How much?

              •  Jan
              •  Feb
              •  Mar
              •  Apr
              •  May
              •  Jun
              •  Jul
              •  Aug
              •  Sep
              •  Oct
              •  Nov
              •  Dec
              • March

                Mulch when soil warms up

            • Protect

              When and how should you protect this plant from birds, deer, rabbits? Does this plant need be covered, or wrapped or painted or moved?

              •  Jan
              •  Feb
              •  Mar
              •  Apr
              •  May
              •  Jun
              •  Jul
              •  Aug
              •  Sep
              •  Oct
              •  Nov
              •  Dec
              • Pest/Disease Inspection

                What are the common problems this plant will face and when should you look for them to appear?

                •  Jan
                •  Feb
                •  Mar
                •  Apr
                •  May
                •  Jun
                •  Jul
                •  Aug
                •  Sep
                •  Oct
                •  Nov
                •  Dec
                • March

                  Walk garden daily to check for pests and/or fungal disease.

              • Treat for Pest/Disease

                How do you treat the common problems for this plant? What products or concoctions or natural means do you use? Any special requirements?

                •  Jan
                •  Feb
                •  Mar
                •  Apr
                •  May
                •  Jun
                •  Jul
                •  Aug
                •  Sep
                •  Oct
                •  Nov
                •  Dec
                • February

                  Wash off aphids (water blast) at first sign (best to do early morning)

              • Transplant

                When's the best time to dig up and transplant this from one spot to another? (This is different than planting). Any special requirements?

                •  Jan
                •  Feb
                •  Mar
                •  Apr
                •  May
                •  Jun
                •  Jul
                •  Aug
                •  Sep
                •  Oct
                •  Nov
                •  Dec
                • January

                  Transplant after pruning (if needed)

                • February

                  Transplant after pruning (if needed)

              • Propagate

                When's a good time to divide, take cuttings, layer or propagate this plant. Any special requirements?

                •  Jan
                •  Feb
                •  Mar
                •  Apr
                •  May
                •  Jun
                •  Jul
                •  Aug
                •  Sep
                •  Oct
                •  Nov
                •  Dec
                • Harvest

                  When's a good time to harvest this plant? What's the best way to harvest? Are there special requirements or features?

                  •  Jan
                  •  Feb
                  •  Mar
                  •  Apr
                  •  May
                  •  Jun
                  •  Jul
                  •  Aug
                  •  Sep
                  •  Oct
                  •  Nov
                  •  Dec
                  • Special requirements

                    Any other requirement for this plant? Is there anything that doesn't fit into the other care categories?

                    •  Jan
                    •  Feb
                    •  Mar
                    •  Apr
                    •  May
                    •  Jun
                    •  Jul
                    •  Aug
                    •  Sep
                    •  Oct
                    •  Nov
                    •  Dec

                    Click This Button To Use These Plant Care Reminders

                    Register
                    Remember Me
                    Forgot username  Forgot password

                    Upcoming Events

                    Sorry, we currently have no events.
                    View All Events