Forum home Plants

Young floribunda Rose

Hi 
I have a young floribunda Rose that I planted out about 10 months ago and is showing new growth. As it is young Rose, should I not prune it until it’s grows a good strong framework 
The photo below is not too clear but the Rose is approximately 2ft high x 18” wide and would be grateful for any advice on this subject 

Posts

  • Fran IOMFran IOM Posts: 2,848
    Just bumping up your thread to see if anyone can answer your query. I am sure there is someone out there.  :)
  • Thanks Fran 
    Here’s hoping 🙏
  • Maybe @Marlorena will see this and offer some suggestions  :)

    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.





  • MarlorenaMarlorena Posts: 8,633
    @Stevedaylilly
    I cannot see your picture too clearly but this is what I would do right now..
    Prune the 3 main canes back to about 1 foot, so they are roughly the same height.. that's all really..
    Try and keep that Ivy from encroaching, it appears to be making a bee line for your rose, which is not good..
    I've put red lines where I would most likely cut...  best of luck.. feed with rose fertilizer early March..


    East Anglia, England
  • Thank you very much Marlorena for your advice 

Sign In or Register to comment.