- Minimum 6-7 hours of direct sunlight.
- Protect from mid-day scorching sun is good, longer duration of lower intensity light is OK.
- Most ‘shade tolerant’ (according to “Complete Guide to Roses”): Abraham Darby, Amber Queen, Ballerina, Fair Bianca, Iceberg, The Knockout Series, Mary Rose, New Dawn, Playboy, Sally Holmes, The Prince, Zephirine Drouhin
- Well drained, high in organic matter, pH 6.0-6.5 (slightly acidic)
- Raised beds!
- Amend bed with Mr. Natural’s Complete Landscape Mix