over watering
I have newly planted shrub roses in the ground for only 2 weeks now. It has been raining here for 5 days straight from moderate to heavy at times. The weather may not break for another 3 days. Will my shrub roses survive all this water. The drainage on the property is moderate at best.
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Unless the roots of the roses have been standing in water for this entire time, they should be able to take the amount of rain your garden has received. It's better, of course for them to dry out between times.

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