Want to give your roses a slow deep watering, but aren’t ready for drip irrigation? A soaker hose might be the way to go. Most often made from recycled tires, the hoses’ rough surface contains millions of tiny pores that allows water to seep into the soil evenly and slowly. Available in a variety of lengths, just weave the hose through the rose plants keeping a few inches between the hose and the base of the plant. Turn on the faucet, and the hose will deliver water right to the soil with no spray or run off. Learn more about soaker hoses …..