Pruning my butterfly bush - Knowledgebase Question

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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.

Answer from NGA
July 15, 2010
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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