Care of Burning Bushes - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by bklotz947
February 8, 2011
When should burning bushes be pruned/trimmed? What is the proper way to cut them? Thanks


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Answer from NGA
February 8, 2011
Prune your burning bushes in the spring, just as new growth begins. You can simply prune them back by one third or you can selectively remove entire branches. Either way, pruning will encourage lots of new growth and this fall all that growth will turn a brilliant color. enjoy!

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