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    Will roses grow in the shade?


    Is it possible to grow roses on a shaded wall and will it blossom?

    Asked by Carol on 21st Apr 2022
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    Iestyn Arnold

    "Most roses like a sunny position, but some grow well in shady areas.

    They don't like the shade from trees and the trees will also draw moisture from the soil.

    Most roses cannot take full shade and you will need about 4 hrs of sunshine per day ideally."

    Answered on 21st Apr 2022 - Member since Jan 2022 - report
    Tyson Painting&Decorating

    "Yes, will not be a problem. Just try to cover until when the temperature will be high so it does not affect the plants"

    Answered on 25th Apr 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report
    Dave's garden services

    "Yes but some roses are better than others climbing roses are better"

    Answered on 21st Apr 2022 - Member since Apr 2022 - report
    Garden Services

    "Yes, it is possible, although there should be partial sun, some breeds of roses do better than others, a couple of shady area roses that come to mind are Scarborough Fair and one named after the famous garden designer Gertrude Jekyll."

    Answered on 21st Apr 2022 - Member since Apr 2021 - report

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