30101 Acworth GA Dallas Acworth Hwy., Acworth, GA Phone: Prune evergreen shrubs, such as juniper and yew, in late March or early April before new growth begins. Light pruning may also be done in mid-summer. Avoid pruning evergreen shrubs in the fall.
Oct 23, The rule of thumb is to prune immediately after bloom for flowering shrubs, in late winter or early spring for non-blooming shrubs (particularly for heavy pruning), and not after mid-August for any shrubs.
But as in all rules of thumb, there are special cases. Damaged or diseased areas should be pruned whenever the problem is stumphauling.buzzd Reading. We find that Tree & Shrub care is an often overlooked aspect of the yard in Acworth, Ga.
In addition to our lawn care treatment program in Acworth, Ga we also offer a Tree & Shrub treatment program for preventive maintenance of Insect and Disease problems of your ornamental trees and shrubs.
Pruning in the spring is followed by new growth, while fall pruning is followed by cold weather that may damage new growth. If you have to give your shrubs a severe haircut, you should expect them to start looking great again by mid-summer. A word of warning, some shrubs and trees will be stressed and may even die with severe pruning.