Bridal Wreath Bushes - Knowledgebase Question

Terrytown, Lo
Question by sarahparchma
October 2, 2000
My bridal wreath bushes are very tall, rangy, and top heavy. I want to cut them back but how do I go about it?

Answer from NGA
October 2, 2000



After they bloom next spring do the necessary cutting to lower them to your desired height. If you prune them now, they won't have much of a bloom show next spring.

When pruning don't just "stub" off branches, but rather cut them off either at the ground or where they join another branch.

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