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 Missing: Southampton NY. Mar 14, University of Maine Cooperative Extension educator Marjorie Peronto demonstrates and discusses pruning techniques for your bushtrim.buzzg: Southampton NY. 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 bushtrim.buzzg: youtube,Southampton NY.
Jul 08, Most flowering shrubs need regular pruning to keep them vibrant, and the common lilac (Syringa vulgaris) is no exception.
Lilac bushes will typically flower without any effort from you.
However, if left to grow and spread on their own, common lilacs will eventually only flower on the tops of the uppermost bushtrim.buzzg: youtube,Southampton NY.
Jun 10, Take an assessment of your lilac. If it's old, overgrown, or unshapely, giving it a rejuvenating pruning will help restore it to a healthier and more attractive state. This type of pruning goes beyond a lighter annual pruning to severely cut the bush or tree back, allowing for new growth to bushtrim.buzz: K.