What To Prune When... a handy little guide. Includes deciduous fruit trees, roses, hydrangeas, summer-blooming trees & shrubs plus more =) Ears Spring, Gardens Ideas, Green Thumb, Guide To, Trees Hydrangeas, Fruit Trees, Quick And Easy, Rose Tree, Gardens Growing
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Most perennial flowers look best if you remove faded flowers. This is called deadheading. As a bonus, many perennials will push out another cycle of blooms after deadheading. | If your perennial flowers become too tall & leggy or flop open in the middle, try shearing them back to 6-12 inches above the ground. This type of haircut causes them to branch and become stockier.
How to prune roses - Best site I've seen on rose pruning - includes all types of roses and everything you need to know about pruning, - even a section about fall pruning. "Proper pruning improves the health of your rose bush, prevents disease and encourages better flowering..."