Flower Gardening

At what time of the year do you prune your plants?


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Whenever the equipment is clean and dry, the weather is calm and dry and the wood is dry and needy describe the time of year for pruning plants. Non-woody plants generally may be pruned after they flower and fruit. Woody plants respond to pruning whenever they are damaged, dangerous, dead, decaying or diseased even though a general rule suggests pruning in summer after the bloom on old wood and in winter before the bloom on new wood.