Oct 23, Never shear a shrub in fall (or ever, actually, but that’s another article) and leave major pruning or renovation for late winter/early spring, or immediately after bloom for spring-flowering bushremoval.buzzted Reading Time: 2 mins.
Spring-flowering shrubs, such as lilac and forsythia, develop buds in late summer and early fall that will display the following year. If you prune during fall or winter, you will cut off these Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins. Sep 17, Never cut your blue/pink Hydrangea shrubs back now. They will have fewer flowers next year if you do so, and they will end up growing just as tall next summer.
Don’t do bushremoval.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins. Nov 02, By Amanda Shepard November 2, In late fall, once all of your perennials have started to turn brown and die back, it’s time to prune some and leave some to cut back in spring. It’s common to think that everything should be chopped down to the ground in the fall, but some perennials actually need their foliage to protect new shoots through the bushremoval.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins.