Do I Trim the Blossoms Off My Flowering Shrub Here in North California

Flowering shrubs, like spring-flowering varieties, bloom on the previous season's growth and should be removed of spent flower blooms soon after they bloom. This ensures a plethora of flower buds the following season.

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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 and Barber holds a Bachelors of Arts in international studies from the University of North Carolina.