When is the best to trim my Merrill Magnolia

Asked September 23, 2014, 11:26 PM EDT

When is the best to trim my Merrill Magnolia

Marathon County Wisconsin trees and shrubs pruning horticulture

1 Response

Most deciduous trees are best pruned when the leaves have fallen so you can see the structure of the plant. But pruning early spring flowering trees like magnolia in fall or winter will remove the flower buds, so it's better to wait until immediately after flowering.