How to get your vitamins from ROSES! As we soak in the beauty of roses or enjoy their scent we forget to look at rose hips: the berry or the fruit left after the flower has dried up. But these little fruits are very high, … Continue reading How to get your vitamins from ROSES!
Rose Soap Save bits and pieces, odds and ends of left over hand soap. Grate or scrape it up finely. Add hot water that has had rose oil (about six drops) added to it, using enough to cover. Place over a low flame until soap … Continue reading How to make ROSE SOAP!
pics: Daksha Strange as it may seem, the rose was valued for food before its beauty was appreciated. The fruits of the rose are now known to be rich in Vitamin C! During World War II when oranges were in short supply the rose hips … Continue reading Roses that treat you to Vitamin C!
Here are some safe and easy medicines to keep your roses free of aphids and black spot and other insects. Rodale’s all purpose spray to get rid of pests and insects from roses and other plants. Liquefy one garlic bulb and one small … Continue reading Give your Rose the Sulfur Breath!
Grow tomatoes around your roses to deter pests. pics: Daksha
Wearing a bit of BLUE SKY behind my ears….. is affordable and turned out to be enchanting…..! pics: Daksha