Cutting back some plants and shrubs helps to reduce disease and pests before their next growing season
- Bee Balm (Monarda)
- Blazing Star (Liatris)
- Garden Phlox
- True Lilies
For detailed information on each of these plants and why it is best to prune them back in Fall, click here.
Before pruning any plant or shrub, it's important to research its specific needs and the best time for pruning in our area, as timing can vary based on climate and local conditions. Pruning should be done with clean, sharp tools to make clean cuts and minimize stress on the plants.