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I usually prune my late flowered clematis hard in early spring before growth starts. But this year, Jan.19th and growth is already starting. Do others agree I should go ahead and prune 1-2 months early?

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I personally would wait as any new growth that isn't protected after pruning may succumb to any frosts. I have a similar problem and will definitely wait.

19 Jan, 2021


Thank you Seaburngirl.

19 Jan, 2021


Oops, I’ve already pruned mine! There wasn’t just new growth but flower buds too.

22 Jan, 2021

How do I say thanks?

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