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Jul 12, Lilac bushes can get tall and leggy and knowing how to prune them will give you years of beautiful, fragrant flowers on manageable plants. Three different wa. Dec 17, How to Prune a Lilac Bush. Part of the series: Gardening Tips. When pruning lilac bushes, make sure to trim back the deadwood after the plant is done bloomin. Mar 14, University of Maine Cooperative Extension educator Marjorie Peronto demonstrates and discusses pruning techniques for your lilacs.
Apr 08, bushlopping.bar - In this video, Felix from Gurney's demonstrates how to prune lilac bushes. Apr 02, Knowing when to trim lilac bushes is important. 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 bushlopping.barg: youtube. Jul 08, When to Prune Lilac Bushes. Many of the newer lilac varieties grow quickly and might need pruning starting in their second or third year. In general, by the time a stem reaches more than 2 inches in diameter, it should be pruned.
If you are diligent with annual pruning of your lilac, the shrub will grow to about 8 feet tall with flowers Missing: youtube.
Timing is the Decisive Factor in Pruning Lilacs. If you want to have your blooms next year, it is crucial to prune in those first few weeks after blooming ends. Ideally, this is when you would do maintenance pruning each year. But I get so lazy busy, I end up with a ten foot bush with ten blooms on top.