Re: [gardeners] Digging up a rose

Rosemary Carlson (
Sun, 19 Jul 1998 18:23:25 -0400

Gail: Thanks. Maybe all is not lost! I'll keep them wet.....and see what

Rosemary in Lexington, KY
zone 6a

>Hi Rosemary,
>I have the same rose and the same thing happened to me.  The first one I
>dug up three years ago and it transplanted very well.  Bloomed the
>following year.  The next time it happened I transplanted to a friend's
>home.  It is doing well and is blooming this year.  This year the first
>transplant had a 'baby' and I transplanted it.  It is doing well.
>I am not a rose expert, I just gave them tender loving care and they
>flourished.  Good luck with yours.  DO NOT LET THE SOIL AROUND DRY OUT!
>"To err is human, some of us are more human than others"
>                                           Asleigh Brilliant