Rosehip shrub needs to be grown for several reasons. Secondly, rose hips are rich in vitamins and minerals.
So, its periodic use in the form of a decoction helps to strengthen the immune system and significantly increase the body's resistance to pathogens. Also useful properties of rose hips associated with the fact that it improves the digestion process.
Accordingly, the facts in favor of the cultivation of this shrub in the summer cottage speak for themselves.
Rosehip and caring for it
Considering rosehip varieties, then not all of them are rich in a set of nutrients. It is best to opt for a wrinkled rosehip. Its fruits are considered the sweetest.
In addition, you need to know when to harvest the rose hips. In this case, it all depends on what goal you are pursuing. If you want to get the most out of it, pick the berries as they ripen.
Growing rose hips assumes compliance with certain rules. Above all, give preference to lighted and elevated areas. If the soil is swampy or low-lying, then the shrub simply will not grow on it.
Before, how to plant rose hips, prepare the ground. It is necessary to dig a hole into which organic (compost, humus) and mineral (sulfuric-acid potassium and superphosphate) fertilizers are introduced.
Studying rosehip care, we can come to the conclusion that loosening of the soil is needed, pruning of old and weak shoots.