Best practices for pruning roses
Pruning roses it’s very important, no matter the environment, but it’s mostly important for potted roses. If you prune the roses they will be stimulated to grow and bloom. It also remove any dead parts and improves air circulation.
- one good practice is to make the leave the center of the bush as open and free as possible. This will make the air flow circulate much better, improving the growth of the plant.
- it’s very important to remove dead parts, or areas that are dying. This will help prevent further damage to the plant.
- even though it’s best to remove most of the parts of the plant, be gentle with the cuts and also leave a shape for the bush. Do not make large cuts.
- remove crossing branches. This will help growth.