No, like flowering bulbs, cutting the flowers makes for better flowers next year, because you prevent plant energy spent on growing seeds.
I cut off all the flower clusters when they fade on my very young bushes, so they use energy on growing, not seeds. E Chapman Avenue Fullerton, CA,We have brought a fabulous new corporate designer and funeral consultant as well as a dance flower team.
In Flower Allie launched the first ever line of Grad Cap florals and will continue to grow that and our Lei and floral crown collections this year. We are Flower Allie. Jun 14, Take cuttings of lilac bushes from tender new growth in late spring or early summer. Mature growth is less likely to root. Take several cuttings to increase your chance of success. Take cuttings in the morning when the weather is cool and the plant is well-hydrated. Cut 4- to 6-inch lengths ( cm.) of tender, new growth.
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 buds.