Knockout Rose Bushes
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knock out roses

Zone Dayton, OHIO | tdemange added on June 6, 2018 | Answered

after knock out roses blume, they start to dry out. How do I trim off the old blooms ?

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MichiganDot
Answered on June 7, 2018

KnockOut roses are not fussy about dead-heading. Standard rose rules are to move down the cane and cut just above a leaf with 5 leaflets. This isn't necessary with KnockOuts. Unfortunately, unless there is a new variety out, these shrubs do not produce nice rose hips. They simply turn brown and will fall off the plant eventually.

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