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Rose Plant Care

PGgold1951 added on October 14, 2012 | Answered

How do you take care of a rose plant after the flower is dead?

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roseman
Answered on October 17, 2012

You will want to go ahead and prune off the dead bloom down to the first 5 leaf junction with the cane if it is a hybrid tea rose. If it is another classification of rosebush prune it down to where a healthy looking leaf cluster starts. Here are some links to articles I have written on caring for rosebushes for you too:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/roses/rose-deadheading.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/roses/rose-fertilizer.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/roses/best-rose-fertilizer.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/roses/watering-roses.htm

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