How to cut back delphiniums

In this short video clip, Monty shows how to cut back a delphinium after flowering, so that it may flower again later in the year.

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Don't let your delphiniums waste their energy on setting seed. If you cut back the faded flower stems now, they'll redirect their efforts into producing fresh new growth and hopefully a new flower stem that will bloom in a couple of months. Monty Don shows you how, with the spectacular Delphinium 'Pacific Giant King Arthur', in this short video clip from Gardeners' World.


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