Primp and Preen: How to Prune Your Plants

Learn how and when to prune your favorite blooms with these simple tips for maintaining healthy plants.

Make Angled Cut on Stem When Pruning

Make Angled Cut on Stem When Pruning

For cuts that involve cutting above a growth bud, angle it at about 45 degrees, with the lowest point of the cut opposite the bud and even with it, the highest point about a quarter inch above the bud.

©2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

By: DK Books - Gardeners Guide
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