Gulab or Rose plant is a majestic, stunning addition to your garden. It belongs to the Rosaceae family, which has many varieties. The rose plant is a sun-loving plant and with adequate care, blossoms beautifully. The flower has been considered as a symbol of love and devotion for decades and is still used as an expression of everlasting love. The plant is densely populated with dark green leaves, from which the flower heads rise up. It is a flowering plant that gives bright colorful blooms all around the year.
The Rose flowering plant comes in many colorful, vibrant shades and instantly becomes the show-stopper of any garden area.
Roses have been known to attract pollinating insects such as bees and butterflies, helping biodiversity. Pretty, little butterflies are especially attracted to the Rose flower
The flowers are very easy to care for and thrive well in tropical and subtropical countries such as India. However, the plant requires thorough watering and regular pruning to help in its healthy growth.
The soil for the Rose plant must be kept moist, especially during the growing season. Water plants consistently, but avoid water-logging.
Roses love bright sunlight for only 3- 4 hours a day, after which it should not get direct sunlight.
The Rose plant is an outdoor plant. It should be kept in an area receiving bright morning sunlight.
It is important to prune the Rose plant. Cut the dead leaves of the plant as it can lead to fungal growth.
Aphids are a big problem for the Rose plant. Keep spraying the plant with neem spray every 2 weeks to help with pest control. Since the plant is also prone to fungal attack, it will be beneficial to use fungicides as well.
The Desi gulab or the Rose plant flowers all year round. However, October is still the best time to grow this fragrant plant.
The Rose plant will do extremely well in 4-5 hours of bright sunlight and frequent, adequate watering.
Yes, Roses are excellent to grow in pots. However as the plant grows bigger, re-pot it in a bigger planter.
Water the Rose plant, when the top layer of the soil is completely dry.
No, The Rose plant is an outdoor plant.