Is there anything more beautiful than a rose bush in full bloom? It really is a sight to behold and if you want those breathtaking big blooms, it’s all to do with how you prune.
We recently showed you how to multiply your roses from cuttings. Today, we are sharing how to prune roses properly.
How To Prune Roses Properly Infographic
When we found this Infographic on Armstrong Garden Center, we were impressed by the way they have broken the rose pruning process down to 5 simple steps.
They suggest that you use long gloves and a clean, sharp Pruner. You will start off by removing any twiggy and damaged branches and you will remove those that are growing towards the shrub. You are aiming to create an open vase shape for your rose bush.
How To Prune Rose Bushes Video Tutorial
Armstrong Garden Centres have also created a helpful video tutorial for us to follow along with. As they say, you can’t really over prune a rose bush as they are very tough plants.
The video will show you how to get the correct shape and ensure that your roses grow back big and beautiful and most importantly, healthy. Click Play above to view now ^
To see how to preserve roses in wax, view our popular post here.