Gertrude jekyl rose pruning question

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Gertrude jekyl rose pruning question

Post by Fran » Sun, 08 Apr 2012 08:31:54



Feed it.  Roses are heavy feeders in the spring.

On Sun, 4 Mar 2012 08:27:18 +0000, yorkshirelass

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>My container grown Gertrude Jeykell rose has just come through it's 2nd
>winter and looks very spindly. I have pruned it down to the nearest bud
>but there are no buds lower down that I can see. Is it safe to just cut
>it down to about 12" or should I just give it a feed and hope for the
>best? Any help gratefully received
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