Prune in Spring and Fall
Pruning removes the dead from shrubs and trees.
It encourages new growth and the development of fruit and flowers in the coming year.
Pruning allows purposeful shaping of shrubs and trees, managing their growth to look their best.
Pruning prevents shrubs from becoming unintentional homes to critters like raccoons and skunks.
Pruning during the Spring and Fall reduces the chances of disease.