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  • Dave Schoonover

    Great guide to Pruning, everything from pines, fruit trees to berry bushes. Check it out.

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    The Party Goddess! Marley Majcher #prune #gardening #ideas

  • Anita Brandvold

    When to prune everything....a good guide to keep handy...especially since I don't have a green thumb!

  • Jasmia Melissa

    Getting Started - Quick and Easy Guide to Pruning ALL KINDS OF PLANTS, TREES AND SHRUBS

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When to prune everything....a good guide to keep handy.

prune roses just as or before new growth emerges from the canes (cut off the wood that died over the winter. this will promote strong, healthy shoots that will produce lots of blooms. it will also give plants a more open habit (?) which helps them resist diseases like black spot

Tree and Shrub Maintenance Calendar -- A good guide to sprucing up now.

PREV 3/18 Summer-Blooming Trees and Shrubs Plants that bloom in summer, such as potentilla, butterfly bush, and crape myrtle, produce their flowers on new growth from the current season. Prune them in winter while they're dormant, or in early spring just before they push out their new growth. You can even cut them all the way to the ground in late winter, and they'll still bloom that same summer.

Spring-Flowering Trees and Shrubs

What to Prune When....Take the mystery out of when to prune your plants by following our quick-and-easy guide.

How To prune a tree without taking bark. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine: May 2008

11.Prune Summer-Flowering Shrubs Early Spring If any of your summer-blooming shrubs, such as butterfly bush, potentilla, and summersweet, are getting out of hand, give them a haircut in early spring. This won't affect their blooms because they make their flowers on new growth.

How and when to prune a Gardenia shrub.