Mar 30, In the fall or late-winter, prune the spirea again. This trim is more aggressive than the spring-time one. Remove all dead branches, old foliage, and old bushfelling.buzzted Reading Time: 5 mins. Oct 25, Fall is the time for the most severe pruning of spirea. With sharp shears, cut each stem back to about 8 inches (20 cm.) from the ground.
Don’t worry that the plant won’t bounce back. In the spring, spirea will reward you’re courageous pruning with Missing: Asheville NC. Feb 01, Generally, late fall, winter and summer are the best times for pruning trees and shrubs. For flowering trees and shrubs you should follow these guidelines. If the plant blooms before May (spring flowering), prune it after it blooms.
Examples are azalea, dogwood, loropetalum, spirea, and forsythia. If the plant blooms after May (summer flowering Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins. Spirea White, includes Bridal Wreath, Snow White, Snowmound, Fairy Queen and Thor Birchleaf. Not Japanese White, see pink spirea. Prune these spring flowering shrubs soon after they have bloomed. Top prune the plant to improve the shape and reduce its size but, be careful not to remove more than 30% of the top growth.
Some summer pruning can Missing: Asheville NC. Plants Remarks JANUARY Shade Trees: oak, hickory, beech, black gum, poplar, sycamore, ginkgo, etc.(Bleeder trees include: birch, dogwood, elm, maple, & styrax) Prune undesired and storm damaged limbs. For “bleeder” trees, heavy pruning should be done during the coldest weather. For light pruning of bleeder trees (See July). Make cuts using the Branch Collar Method of pruning.