Rose Pruning Notebook

January 2012
American Rose;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p61
An interview with several rose growers in the U.S. is presented. When asked about his secret trick to achieve successful rose pruning, Knockout Roses founder William Radler mentions the importance of having the right tools to make a job as fun as possible. Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden curator Peter E. Kukielski believes that little pruning is needed by the right plant in the right place. Sacramento Historic Rose Garden curator Barbara Oliva discusses the essential tools for rose pruning.


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