Pruning lilacs - Knowledgebase Question

Linden, Mi
Question by jimdebthom
June 2, 2010
What is the right time to cut back on lilac bushes?

Answer from NGA
June 2, 2010


Lilacs spend all summer developing flower buds for the following years' bloom. You can prune them back now, as long as they have finished blooming for this year.

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