Apr 02, Most lilacs don’t require pruning until they reach about 6 to 8 feet ( m.) tall. The best time for pruning lilac bushes is right after their flowering has ceased. This allows new shoots plenty of time to develop the next season of blooms. Pruning lilacs too late can kill young developing buds. If you are pruning lilac trees or shrubs entirely to within inches of the ground, it is best to do so in early stumpgrind.buzzg: Roswell GA. Jul 08, Start by taking out the thickest stems first.
Although you'll be losing some flowers for the current year, pruning overgrown lilacs is easiest early in the spring before the branches leaf out.
After three consecutive years of pruning your overgrown lilac Missing: Roswell GA. Apr 02, Providing consistency and quality sinceTrees of Georgia is Roswell’s go-to source for tree services, including tree removal, tree services, stump grinding, and firewood delivery. We are a locally owned and operated service provider that focuses on quality. Took 8 yrs. from pot to ground. Getting to wide & tall for my patio area. Afraid if I trim it back this fall, it will take another 8 years to flower.
Only place I can have it planted. Townhouse/Small patio. Lilacs set the next seasons blooms right after flowering so the timing of pruning is stumpgrind.buzzg: Roswell GA.