• Pruning Schedules

    Hi there,I have an assortment of shrubs that I’m wondering what sort of pruning schedule, if any, applies. I know that shrubs that bloom on new wood can be done early but how early and just how much should I…

  • Pruning Clematis, Hydrangea and Emerald Cedars

    Is April too early to prune Jackmani clematis? And I am confused about how to prune Blush Bride Hydrangea. Also I have some small (2 year old) Emerald cedars in my yard. Do I need to water them?…

  • Pruning espaliered apple and pear trees

    My fruit espaliers are now 4 years old. How do I prune off shoots? How far back?…

  • Pruning daphne and lilac

    I have a daphne burkwoodii that has spread to 8 feet, how do I cut it back to a more reasonable size? And I also have a dwarf Korean lilac I’d like to make smaller.…