How to prune a shrub rose

Find out how to prune an overgrown shrub rose, in this video clip with Monty Don.

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Watch Monty Don as he prunes an overgrown shrub rose in his Dry Garden. Find out which stems to cut out or shorten, and how to do it, to encourage healthy regrowth and create the right shape to promote air circulation and let in more light.

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