Russian Sage - Knowledgebase Question

Chicago, Il
Question by vantimuro
October 18, 2010
Do I need to cut back my Russian Sage after the first frost?

Thank you for your continued help.
Valerie


Image
Answer from NGA
October 18, 2010

0

Russian Sage is typically pruned back in the spring. I'd leave the shrub alone for the winter. There will be some winter die back but the stems and branches will offer some insulation to the center of the plant. In the spring you can prune it back to remove the winter kill and to encourage healthy new growth. Enjoy your landscape!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

Username:

Password:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by rocklady and is called "NOID Daylily"