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Basal breaks
[From Peter Schneider on Roses, by Peter Schneider, p. 17:] As these new shoots develop on hybrid teas, it is a good idea to pinch them off at the top when they are about 12 inches high. This will encourage several lateral stems to spring from the basal shoot, each of which will provide you with an excellent bloom...
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