Behold - Blackspot Magnet?

kentucky_rose zone 6May 26, 2010

I got Behold last year mid July. It is the worse rose in my garden for BS. I do spray with Banner Max. Will it outgrow this tendency and be controlled with spraying or should I shovel prune it?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
pippi21(Z7 Silver Spring, Md.)

Not familiar with "shovel pruning." Does this mean you're digging it up or is shovel prunning actually a terminology used in flower gardening?

    Bookmark   June 11, 2010 at 2:38PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
mrlike2u(**)

Roses adapting to BS I find this to be odd but possible. I guess it's hit and miss as seen in link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Behold

    Bookmark   June 15, 2010 at 6:25PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
It is perpetual
My neighbor, whom I've never met in a year even though...
Beth9116 zone 8a TX
dan_keil_cr
You have lovely collection of many types of roses....
Patty W. zone 5a Illinois
Size of pot
I asked this on the main Rose forum but thought I'd...
Beth9116 zone 8a TX
Grocery store minis
Since there is no lack of posts about these little...
ziyakr
Grocery Store Minis
This is the first year to go through a spring with...
Beth9116 zone 8a TX
Sponsored Products
Lippa Dining Side Chair in Orange
$159.00 | LexMod
Bellatrix Green Onyx Flower Vessel Sink
Signature Hardware
Black Eero Saarinen Style Tulip Side Chair with White Cushion
Overstock.com
Shima Indoor Area Rug
Grandin Road
Italian Style Small Ceramic Tray With Metal Handles (tray only)
Classic Hostess
LumenAria Capellini Bowl Chandelier by Justice Design Group
$495.00 | Lumens
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™