Sep 25, Best Time to Prune Evergreen Shrubs. Return to Trees and Shrubs Agent Articles. Late spring is an excellent time to prune evergreen shrubs in the landscape.
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In general, prune needle-bearing evergreen shrubs in early spring, toward the end of dormancy and before the emergence of new growth. Pruning the evergreens at this time allows plenty of time for new growth to emerge, as well as plenty of time for these new shoots to harden off before the following stumpgrind.buzzg: Revere MA.
Jun 26, Evergreens are great plants for creating dense, green hedges and landscape shrubs. While they provide reliable color throughout the seasons, their evergreen nature makes dead, brown branches especially obvious. Unhappy evergreens may also appear scraggly and thin and need some shaping and training to fill in stumpgrind.buzzg: Revere MA.
Mar 05, Time to Maintain: Pruning Evergreen Shrubs. Do you have boxwoods, cherry laurels, or other shrubs with evergreen leaves in your yard or landscape? Late winter and early spring are the best times to prune these and many other leafy evergreens in your landscape.
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Set the shrub into the hole no deeper than it was already growing. Replace the soil and firm it down. Water the shrub. Apply 2 to 3 inches of mulch. Keep it away from the stems, where pests and diseases stumpgrind.buzzg: Revere MA.