Answer: Mr Lincoln is a hybrid tea rose and should bloom every year on the current year's new growth. Since it grows but does not bloom, I suspect what has happened is that the grafted top died that first winter and now the rootstock rose is growing instead. By pruning it back each fall, you are probably removing the (rootstock) wood that would bloom the following spring -- but even so it would not be Mr. Lincoln but some other rose, whatever the rootstock happened to be. Unfortunately, if I am right, the only thing to do is to replace it. This time, though, make sure to protect the graft union over the winter and make sure to plant the rose with the graft union well underground to help insulate it as well. I'm sorry about your rose.
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