spent rose blooms - Knowledgebase Question

Hardin, Il
Question by doublejrenta
April 24, 2010
How and where do I trim, pinch off, etc. spent blooms on my rose bush tree?

Answer from NGA
April 24, 2010


When the flowers begin to fade, cut them off along with some of the stem. I cut mine back to the first 5-leaflet leaf on the stem. That's where new flowering stems will be produced. Enjoy your roses!

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