Pruning a rose

When to prune roses

We reveal when to prune the different types of roses, including climbers and ramblers.

Roses come in all shapes and sizes, so it can be a little confusing when it comes to how and when to prune them.

Most roses are quite vigorous, so pruning is necessary to stop them from becoming gangly and leggy. It also promotes strong, fresh growth that will carry flowers.

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