How to grow and care for Multiflora rose

Written by Maggie

Aug 31 2021

How to grow and care for Multiflora rose

Multiflora roses like to grow on the roadside, add a lot of color for the noisy society. It not only has ornamental value and high medicinal value. Then how to grow Multiflora roses? The following are Multiflora roses growing methods and Multiflora roses care.

Multiflora roses
Multiflora rose is one of the most beautiful roses in the world

Growing Multiflora roses

Growing Multiflora rose is often done in the spring and autumn, the harvest in the autumn of the first seed wash clean, the selection of high quality seeds sprouting in low temperature processing, then the rich thin soft acidic soil preparation, to join the rotten inside before planting mix of the organic liquid into the plant after pouring into the water, then water once every 10 days. The following are steps  to grow Multiflora roses.

1. Seed treatment

Growing Multiflora rose is mainly in the spring and autumn, among which the seed treatment is also the key in how to grow Multiflora rose. Generally in the autumn harvest of seeds with clean water, remove empty or diseased seeds, in the indoor ventilated place can be dry.

2. Accelerating bud processing

Before planting, it is best to first sprout the seeds at low temperature, mainly put the seeds in the freezer or refrigerator, the temperature inside is adjusted to about 8℃ ~ 10℃, about 24 hours, and then put them in the wet sand, covered with a layer of gauze, watering once a day, about 22 days later can germinate.

3. Matrix preparation

To ensure adequate nutrition for the substrate of Multiflora Rose cultivation, it is best to select fertile, sparse and soft slightly acidic soil. Before planting, add the decaying organic fertilizer liquid inside, and then add water, stir it evenly enough to keep it moist, and then cover it with a thin layer of fine sand to promote the growth of the root system.

4. Planting

The germination of the seedlings in the nutrient soil, the base of the seed should be fully covered with the soil, avoid by all means not exposed, with your hand gently press can be poured into a permeable, covered with a layer of film above, early to keep the soil slightly dry, to grow true leaves after opening the film, every 10 days or so can be watered once.

5. Management after planting

When the height of the plant is 10 cm, it is time to transplant. After transplanting, weeding should be carried out frequently to reduce nutrient loss, put in the sun to receive more sunlight, and keep the soil moist during the growth of germination, as long as it does not cause water accumulation.

Multiflora roses

Multiflora Rose care

1. Get plenty of light

Multiflora Rose is very happy with light, generally does not need shade, especially in the growing period. It must be placed in the balcony and other light adequate position, flowering is in summer, and half a day of light time is OK. At noon and afternoon, the light is too strong and appropriately shade it.

2. Temperature requirements

The most suitable growth temperature of Multiflora rose is 10 ~ 25℃, the general night temperature is between 10 ~ 15℃. During the day to maintain the temperature of 15 ~ 25℃, rose is harder. In winter dormancy, it can withstand the low temperature of 0℃. In Multiflora rose bud pregnant time, we must ensure that there is a certain temperature difference between day and night.

3. Watering care

When caring for Multiflora Rose, water to keep the soil moist and not water. In the growing period to keep the soil moist, watering once every 3 days. After flowering, reduce watering, if there is rain, directly put outdoor rain is the best, but after the rain we should pay attention to discharge water.

4. Fertilizing care

Multiflora Rose likes fertilizer, but also can live in a more barren place. In order to make it have better growth, generally in the growing period every half a month applied nitrogen fertilizer, and can promote the growth of branches and leaves, until near the flowering period to apply phosphorus and potassium fertilizer, 3 times a month. After the flower applied part of cake fertilizer, supplementary flowering consumption of nutrients.

5. Timely trim

In general, in early spring, pruning should be carried out before the growth begins, and the over-long branches will be cut off. Multiflora rose has a strong ability to produce branches. If there are branches that grow too fast, its terminal bud can be removed to inhibit its growth.

6. Prevention of diseases

Multiflora Rose common insect pests are aphids, moths, the number of less available bamboo stick scrape, and more will be sprayed to fight insects. Diseases include black rot and powdery mildew. The disease tissue should be cut off, disinfected, replaced with soil and replanted. A well-ventilated breeding environment can effectively avoid diseases and insect pests.

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