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Zone 16841 | sshoemaker79 added on October 6, 2016 | Answered

Should balloon flowers be cut back in the fall?

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Answered on October 6, 2016

You can cut them back in fall after the stems die, or wait till spring. Both are fine. The plant can benefit from either having the old stems left on to protect the roots, or from the addition of a little mulch.

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