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How to tco David Austins that may be grown as climber or shrub?

I have four own-root David Austin roses which apparently can be grown as climbers or shrub roses. Gertrude Jekyll has been one of my taller shrub roses in my mixed perennial border for a few years. In a somewhat narrow border along the SE side of a white garage, Tess and Pilgrim were planted last year, and Falstaff a week ago. I do not have any experience growing climbers. I am wondering how these will perform if I simply let them grow without any training. Will these flower just as much if I make no horizontal training whatsoever of their major canes? I am hoping they will perform at their best if I simply do my typical pruning in the spring plus deadheading, like I do with my other shrubs, floribundas, grandifloras, etc. Thanks for any advice! I’ll paste abbreviated notes as follows:

Gertrude Jekyll. Website pulls it up two ways: Can click on shrub rose or on climber. Click on shrub rose, and it says 5' H x 3.5' W. “It can also be grown as a short climber.” If i click on “climber”, it says climbing rose, 10' H. Forms a medium-size, upright shrub. . . It can also be grown as a short climber.

Tess of the d’Urbervilles. habit: a large, rounded, very hardy shrub. My notes at time of purchase said 4' H x 3.5' W, but website now says 8' climber. May benefit from summer pruning to keep it in check. Can be trained as a climber. Listed as climber for arches.

The Pilgrim. Excellent when kept pruned as a relatively upright, bushy shrub, or may be trained as a climber. 4' H x 3' W. Listed as “climber for shady positions”.

Falstaff, English shrub rose, 4' H x 3.5' W, or 6' as a climber. Forms a substantial bushy shrub w strong, rather upright growth. Also makes an impressive short climber.

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