Advice 1: As one flowerbed to plant roses and lilies

Combining different types of flowers, create a charming flower beds. They can be of original forms, have uniform or varied colors. If you know how to plant one bed of roses and lilies, you can create a blooming oasis in the garden.
Roses and lilies in one bed

Select the shades, colors and size select the form of flower beds

First, you need to consider what you would like to see his flowerbed. Romance can make it not round and in the shape of a heart, flower or the first letter of the name of a loved one.

If the family has children, the columbarium can be shaped butterfly toys. Practical people prefer the conventional round, oval.

The shape selected, now you need to decide on a color. If you wish to oasis was pristine clean, place in a flourishing area of roses and lilies white. You can put in the middle yellow, and the edges are red varieties. This two colors also blend perfectly.

Another important issue to decide before you plant roses and lilies together – the size of the plants. In the middle of the court need to place higher representatives, as on the edges of the flowers down.

A good solution will be landing in the heart of the high varieties of lilies, and the edges – rose floribunda, miniature or groundcover. The latter will creep along the ground and eventually closes the space between the clumps of lilies. It is to consist of greenery and flowers roses.

You can do the opposite – to put in the center of the Park and chinogerni roses, and the edges – low varieties of lilies. Here are just climbing rose on the flowerbed to plant is not necessary. With good care it grows to a height of several meters and requires strong support.

If you put on a bed standard single rose and surround it with lilies, a tree and flowers will work together to look impressive.

Planting technology

After all the previous issues are resolved, it is time to proceed to the practical part. With a shovel to outline the plot of the desired shape that will flowerbed. Now the ground you need to dig, carefully choose all the roots.

This needs to be done, both plants – the perennials and the next major digging will be only a few years. Both of these flower afraid of dampness. So they don't wybrali in winter thaws and during spring floods, the land is formed in the form of a ridge with a height of 30 cm.

Roses and lilies love to grow in fertile soil, so don't forget to make a rotted manure and a little complete fertilizer for flowers. After that the soil level with a rake.

These fascinating creatures of nature need to be planted at a sufficient distance from each other, as they grow big. The plants should not shade each other, they need adequate supply area. Depending on the variety, the distance should be from 50x50 to 30x30 cm

After the plants were planted for them to properly care for: watering with warm water, feed, weed and cover for the winter. Then they will thank for taking care of a lush and long flowering.

Advice 2: How to make a standard rose

Rose standard or rose tree, is one of the most effective ways of growing roses. Stam roses can be miniature to 40 cm, they are usually grown in pots, or to reach a height of 2 meters or more. Following certain rules to make a standard rose can be grown in the climatic conditions of Central Russia.
How to make a standard rose
You will need
  • a rose;
  • garden pruner;
  • rope;
  • - peg;
  • - covering material;
  • holder for crown
Spend low pruning all of the shoots on the rose Bush. This stimulates the plant to the formation of new basal shoots. The number of shoots depends on plant variety, but usually, their number varies between 5-10.
Decide what is the height of the trunk. Typically, this height is from 0.7 to 1.2 m Is 3-4 weeks after spring pruning till the time when new shoots will grow to the desired height.
Cut off the lower leaves and thorns when the shoots reach the desired height. Interlace them together. Stronghold shoots in several places to tie a rope, which should be removed when they finally orderevent. Tie the trunk to the peg – it will not allow the plant to bend and will retain the slimness of the trunk. When Stam rose well enough, the peg can be removed.
Try to do standard rose from a Bush with a large number of shoots, as their number determines the number of inflorescences on the future of the pink tree.
Watch out during the summer that the trunk was not formed and the side shoots. Introduced processes to immediately wipe.
Cut faded blossoms, and in a few weeks, rose will give 2-3 new stems. In the period of abundant flowering of such pruning is necessary to carry out 2-3 times a week.
Begin to prepare the plant for winter since the end of August. Reduce watering and do not fertilize the rose with organic fertilizers. With the onset of frost wrap the trunk covering material. As covering material you can use different film used in construction as insulation.
Provide support for the expanding crown. Stam rose reaches its peak of flowering in 3-4 years after planting. Branches of standard roses, which are branches of a shrub, not a tree, it's hard to hold my own weight and many flower buds during the period of active flowering. To help the plant in various holders, which are sold in garden stores. However, the holders can be built independently of thin wooden slats and wire.
Useful advice
Standard rose requires the same watering and fertilizer are the same as a normal Bush rose.

Advice 3: To lilies richly bloomed

Flowering lilies most fascinating spectacle. To admire this beauty in the summer, it is necessary not only to plant, weed, paraglide and water. Need to know the "appetite" of their damsels.
To lilies richly bloomed

The first garden begins to bloom Lily candidum, the white and fragrant. After the dance the most unpretentious give birth to "Asians" or Asian hybrids. Then there is the perfume "gunfire" tubular and Eastern beauties. To the prom beauties took place, in spring it is necessary to show attention and care to each plant.

As soon as Lily emerged from the ground, they should be fed with nitrogen fertilizers. They will help plants quickly get in shape and score sheet a lot. For dressing suitable urea or ammonium nitrate, 30-35 g per 1 sq. m.

Following the feeding you need to give the lilies before flowering, when it begins to form buds. The composition of this feeding must include potassium and phosphorus. Suitable complex or nitrophoska Kemira, rastvorin.

Fertilizer 25-30 g should be dissolved in 10 l of water. If the ground is dry - it is better to shed normal water, then make dressing. If you have ash - sprinkle around the plants. The color of the lilies will be even brighter and more expressive.

You can spend a foliar fertilizer on the leaves fertilizer with microelements (magnesium, iron, boron, manganese ). For this suitable soluble fertilizer in the water.

There are some features in caring for certain types of lilies.

Tubular Lily love lime. After all, their ancestors once lived on the mountain slopes, on limestone. Include them in the feeding of calcium nitrate, pour dolomite or hydrated lime.

Oriental lilies, on the contrary, grow wild only on acidic soil. For them, the best fertilizer pine needles from under old fir trees.

Asiatic hybrids lilies with the most flexible character. They are the most unpretentious. Will grow where they are planted and will settle for minimal care.

All lilies can not tolerate fresh manure and starting to get sick of different fungal diseases. In the damp cool summer lilies from waterlogging can also hurt. For the prevention of all lilies can be treated with a fungicide, for example, "Hom", "Bordeaux mixture".

Need watering only at the root. Can't the plants be watered on the leaves. The only exceptions are Oriental lilies. But they can be watered from a watering can and water only defend and heated, for example, from the barrel.


Advice 4: How to make a flower bed at the cottage

A flower bed is not only the main decoration of the suburban area, but the object of pride of its owner. Combined colorful mass of flowers and plants of different heights, planted haphazardly, is unlikely to cause someone emotional. Therefore, in the design of the flowerbeds must follow some rules.
How to make a flower bed at the cottage
When choosing plants for decoration flower beds be sure to consider the local climate. Burachok, pretty, godetia, stock-rose, Foxglove, delphinium, Erica – absolutely not afraid of the cold. But plants such as violet, fuchsia, pelargonium, zinnia, snapdragons, Datura, palm and Canna, love the heat.
If you decide to create on your site colorful flower flowerbed, plants planted in strips, alternating the plants in bright colors with plants that have more subtle shades.
In the center of the bed, place the taller plants. To the edges of the flower garden, their height should gradually decrease. The original decision to put in the bed center a small shrub or tree. If the bed is adjacent to the country house, the tallest plants place around its walls.
Pick plants for the decoration of flower beds at the cottage the time of their flowering. Decide what you prefer: to have your entire flower bed bloomed at the same time, or, that it pleased you with its beauty the whole season.
In the design of carpet flower beds, the flowers which grow at the same time and resemble a kind of carpet, for best results, plants should be planted as close as possible to each other. Flower beds of this type looks spectacular on the hills and slopes.
Making the edges of the flower beds are no less interesting than the creation of the flower garden. First dig around floral arrangements shallow groove. Then fill it with sand, gravel or broken tiles.
Border enhances the beauty of flowerbeds, makes it complete and gives the flowers to grow beyond it. Very interesting look decorative border of the flower bed that represents the bricks, dug so that their right angles form a scalloped frame. As the fences you can also use wooden churbachki the desired size is dug right next to each other, or a small fence, made of willow branches.

Advice 5: How to make a beautiful flower bed at the cottage

The cottage is a perfect place to relax from the bustle of the city. And the place must be beautiful. In the summer the very nature of this helps, but with your efforts you can achieve originality. Which owner would not be pleased to boast a beautiful flowerbed in the country? But, unfortunately, not everyone can afford to seek the assistance of a landscape designer. Yes, and don't always have a need for that. With your hands, you can build a simple flowerbed with beautiful flowers that will adequately transform the space.
How to make a beautiful flower bed at the cottage
Before you begin, you need to study the plants that will be making beds. All plants to a greater or lesser extent like the sun. If planted next to flowers of different viability, it is likely the strongest of them will take the sun and weak flowers wither.
For heat-loving flowers include snapdragons, zinnia (annual), violet, pelargonium, fuchsia, palm, Canna (long-term).
Cold-resistant: godetia, pretty, burachok (annual), stock-rose, Foxglove (biennials), delphinium, Erica (long-term).
When decorating, the main thing to choose a place for flower beds. It should not be in the draft, but it needs good sunlight. If you want a colorful flowerbed, it is desirable strip of bright colors to be alternated with more quiet or just white. Otherwise you may experience a feeling of confusion.
You also need to consider the height of the plants. The flowers should be approximately the same height. Or higher to put in the center, and gradually closer to the edges to place low-growing plants. In the center, instead of flowers can you plant a shrub or tree of small size. If the flowerbed adjacent to the house, then the highest flowers should be near the wall and lower at the edge.
To efforts were not in vain, need to have all planted flowers in the same flowering periods. Another option is to choose plants so that the flower bed bloomed all season, ie some are faded, while others bloomed.
The edges of the flower beds, too, should not be ignored, otherwise the plants can grow outside. Around the flower beds need to dig a small ditch and fill it with gravel, broken bricks, bat tiles or sand. The edges can be emphasized, decorating their dead with the bricks (in the form of teeth), boards or other building materials. Sometimes even use the tires, painted them any color.
To fooling every year, often on the flower bed planted perennials. And in order to avoid the annual monotony, just plant different annuals.
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