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Ur_love
Jul 20, 2010, 12:14 PM
In the Garden: Getting Started With Roses

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1/Most _____ of _____ _____ come from _____.

Most KINDS of ROSE PLANTS come from ASIA.
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2/But _____ are also _____ to other _____ including _____ Africa, Europe and the United States.

But ROSES are also NATIVE to other AREAS including NORTHWEST Africa, Europe and the United States.
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3/In _____ _____- _____, Congress _____ the rose _____ America's _____ flower.

In NINETEEN EIGHTY-SIX, Congress CHOSE the rose AS America's NATIONAL flower.
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4/_____, Congress and President Ronald Reagan _____ it the "national _____ _____."

TECHNICALLY, Congress and President Ronald Reagan DECLARED it the "national FLORAL EMBLEM."
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5/Whatever the name, the _____ did not _____ sweet to _____ of other _____ flowers.

Whatever the name, the DECISION did not SMELL sweet to SUPPORTERS of other POPULAR flowers.
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6/Some _____ _____ roses are _____to _____.

Some PEOPLE SAY roses are DIFFICULT to GROW.
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7/But you have a good chance of _____ if you _____ with a few _____ from _____.

But you have a good chance of SUCCESS if you START with a few SUGGESTIONS from EXPERTS.
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8/You should plant your roses where they can get _____ for about six _____ on _____ _____.

You should plant your roses where they can get SUNSHINE for about six HOURs on BRIGHT DAYS.
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9/ You can buy roses from a _____ _____or by _____ _____.

You can buy roses from a GARDEN CENTER or by MAIL ORDER.
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10/You can buy _____ roses, also _____ as _____ roses, or bare- _____ plants.

You can buy POTTED roses, also KNOWN as CONTAINER roses, or bare-ROOT plants.
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11/_____ _____ has _____ _____.

EACH KIND has ITS FANS.
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12/Some _____ say _____ roses _____ _____ to plant.

Some GARDENERS say POTTED roses ARE EASIER to plant.
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13/_____ say the _____ _____ _____.

THEY say the ROOTS DEVELOP BETTER.
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14/But Jeffrey Dinslage, president of _____ Hills Nursery in Omaha, Nebraska, _____ out that bare-root roses come _____ _____.

But Jeffrey Dinslage, president of NATURE Hills Nursery in Omaha, Nebraska, POINTS out that bare-root roses come WITHOUT SOIL.
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15/So they _____ _____ _____ _____ .

So they WEIGH LESS TO TRANSPORT.
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16/The University of Illinois Extension _____ _____ bare-root roses as close to _____ _____ as you can.

The University of Illinois Extension ADVISES GETTING bare-root roses as close to PLANTING TIME as you can.
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17/If they _____ before you are ready to plant them, make sure the _____ _____ is _____ .

If they ARRIVE before you are ready to plant them, make sure the PACKING MATERIAL is MOIST.
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18/_____ the plants _____ a _____, _____ place.

KEEP the plants IN a COOL, DARK PLACE.
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19/You plant the roses _____ _____ _____ _____.

You plant the roses WHILE THEY ARE DORMANT
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20/The _____ plants have no _____ but _____ _____ water.

The RESTING plants have no LEAVES but STILL NEED water.
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21/When _____ roses, the _____ should _____ moist _____ down.

When GROWING roses, the SOIL should FEEL moist DEEP down.
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22/_____ should be _____ in _____ _____ .

WATERING should be DONE in THE MORNING.
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23/That can _____ problems _____ black _____ and _____.

That can PREVENT problems CALLED black SPOT and MILDEW.
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24/_____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____.

But do not water too much.
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25/Jeffrey Dinslage _____ people often ask him about _____ _____ on rose _____.

Jeffrey Dinslage SAYS people often ask him about UNHEALTHY DISCOLORATION on rose LEAVES.
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26/He says the _____ are _____ _____ by too much _____.

He says the SPOTS are USUALLY CAUSED by too much WATER.
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27/After heavy rains or too much watering, he advises _____ away _____ _____ from around the _____.

After heavy rains or too much watering, he advises PULLING away MULCH TEMPORARILY from around the ROOTS.
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28/This will _____ _____ _____ _____.

This will HELP DRY THE SOIL.
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29/In _____ _____ , _____ _____ around rose plants is a good idea.

In NORMAL CONDITIONS, PLACING MULCH around rose plants is a good idea.
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30/Mulch _____ _____ and _____ _____ in the soil.

Mulch SUPPRESSES WEEDS and HOLDS MOISTURE in the soil.
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31/You can use mulch made from _____, _____ _____, cottonseed or _____ leaves.

You can use mulch made from BARK, PINE NEEDLES, cottonseed or OAK leaves.
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32/If your soil is very dry, you can add _____ or _____, which _____ _____ to the soil.

If your soil is very dry, you can add PEAT or COMPOST, which RETURNS NUTRIENTS to the soil.
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33/If _____ , _____ or other insects _____ your rose _____ , you may be able to force them off with just a strong spray of water.

If APHIDS, THRIPS or other insects INVADE your rose BUSHES, you may be able to force them off with just a strong spray of water.

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