When is the time to trim a lilac bush?

Answer The appropriate time to trim back a lilac bush is in the spring, just after it blooms. Wait until the bush is finished flowering, and the blooms are dead. If you do not prune your lilac promptly af... Read More »

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When can i trim my lilac bush?

Lilacs should be pruned annually, just after blooming is complete and the flowers have died and fallen off. If you wait until too late in the season to trim your lilac, you can kill young growth.So... Read More »

What time of year is the right time to trim an out-of-control bush?

You should keep it trimmed up so that there's always unobstructed access.You really don't want him getting a branch in the face. There's nothing more irritating than having a leaf caught in the bac... Read More »

How do i spilt a lilac bush?

PrunePrune all damaged and dead branches in late winter or early spring. Prune up to 1/3 of the old wood at the base of the plant, until the stems are 4 to 6 inches tall. This will stimulate growth... Read More »

How to Root a Lilac Bush?

From their delicate scent to their clusters of white to deep-purple flowers, lilacs are the prized flowering shrub of many gardeners. Shared by neighbors and traded for other cuttings, the differen... Read More »