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Our Candelabra rose bush has just bloomed with big, beautiful roses and now some of them are spent. They grow at the end of a cane forming like a fork and each of them with a rose on it. Lots of roses! What's the proper way of pruning or deadheading them? I would like to avoid an overcrowded bush, and cane crossing that can cause disease.
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You can simply deadhead the spent blooms now. Wait until early Spring next year to prune out old canes.

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