Trailing rose from cutting wont bloom

abykatSeptember 9, 2013

I planted a cutting from an old trailing rose taken from an old property. It included some roots. Gave two away. Had them in pots for 6 months then put in ground about 4 months ago All three are growing like crazy, all up on trellis. None have bloomed. What should we expect? Any info would be appreciated thanks.

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mad_gallica(zone 5 - eastern New York)

It is probably a once bloomer that blooms spring/early summer. Don't prune it more than lightly, and see if it blooms next year.

    Bookmark   September 10, 2013 at 12:20PM
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abykat

Thanks mad_gallica. We will try to be patient. The vine/ leaves are small.
It had a small pink flower when we saw it.

    Bookmark   September 10, 2013 at 1:41PM
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jacqueline9CA

Some climbing roses do not bloom until they have reached the size they deem appropriate. I rooted a cutting of Belle Portugaise (hybrid gigantica) once, and it did not bloom at all, ever, until its fourth Spring, by which time it was 15 feet tall. I am so glad I waited - it has had a long bloom every year since then, and is absolutely gorgeous.

Jackie

    Bookmark   September 11, 2013 at 11:10AM
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