Rose pruning: rambling roses

Rose pruning ensures that plants grow vigorously and flower well each year. If left, rambling roses can become a tangled mess of branches with very few flowers. Although often considered complicated, rose pruning is not difficult if you follow this guide. These roses fall into RHS Pruning group 18.

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Rose pruning: rambling roses

Quick facts

Suitable for: Rambling roses
Timing: Late summer for routine pruning; late autumn or winter for renovation
Difficulty: Moderate

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