Pruning my butterfly bush - Knowledgebase Question

BOSTON, Ma
Question by drlynda6
July 15, 2010
My butterfly bush has some brown twigs. Should I cut them back. There is new growth on some of them.


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Answer from NGA
July 15, 2010

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Your plant will look neater if you prune away the dead stems and twigs. Pruning encourages new growth so pruning your shrub back a little all over should result in a flush of healthy new growth. Enjoy!

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