When Is it Recommended to Prune a Flowering Plant?

The best time to prune a plant that is grown for its flowers is after the plant has bloomed. This ensures vigorous growth and results in a plethora of flower buds the following year.

Keywords: pruning flowering plants, proper pruning techniques, flowering shrubs

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Callie Barber has been writing professionally since 2002. Barber's love for design and writing inspired her to create Design Your Revolution, a blog that shares creative and affordable ways to decorate indoor and outdoor living environments. Her articles have appeared on Travels.com and GardenGuides.com. Barber holds a Bachelors of Arts in international studies from the University of North Carolina.