Do we want two old cactus? When to cut Annabelle Hydrangea?

(Question)

When to prune the Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’ as she hears different responses from others.

(Answer)

As Hydrangea arborescens blooms on new wood, prune in late winter or early Spring. Prune down to 4 to 5 inches with buds showing or leave longer stems to provide more support for new growth. Dead branches can be cut down to the ground.