Plant Database forum: Flowers on new or old wood

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Name: Evan
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eclayne
Jan 21, 2013 7:19 AM CST

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One of the bits of information I've often hunted for, and mixed up, is whether a shrub flowers on new or old wood. Mostly this is to know when or how to prune. Would data points addressing this be appropriate? Under the Flowers heading?
Evan
[Last edited by eclayne - Jan 21, 2013 2:50 PM (+)]
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Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jan 21, 2013 10:59 AM CST

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I could get behind that idea for sure.
Name: Lynn
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valleylynn
Jan 21, 2013 2:46 PM CST
I agree That would be a big help to gardeners.
Name: Joanne
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Joannabanana
Jan 22, 2013 10:29 AM CST
I agree That is an awesome idea.
Name: Dave Whitinger
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dave
Jan 22, 2013 3:18 PM CST

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I have added these options under "Flowers"!
Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Jan 22, 2013 4:18 PM CST
Hurray!
I will have to watch for things I can add that info to.
Thank you Dave. Smiling
Name: Karen
Cincinnati, Oh (Zone 6a)
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kqcrna
Jan 23, 2013 9:44 AM CST
Good suggestion Evan.

Karen

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