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Dead Heading Roses

My roses have 3 buds per branch, but bloom one at a time. Do I dead head after each flower or wait for all 3 to bloom. Thanks.

By Bill from Thunder Bay, Ont

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June 23, 20100 found this helpful

I deadhead whenever I see them or do several at a time. I think it speeds up the next bloom, but can't say for sure. I does make them look neater, though.

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June 27, 20100 found this helpful

You can deadhead after each rose dies, but be sure you cut just in front of the nodule before a 5-point leaf.

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