When is the best time to prune cherry laurel bushes (to maintain 3 foot height and about 4 foot diameter) as part of a few other bushes in the garden? If pruned in the fall, would any flowers be lost for the next spring?
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As with most shrubs, it is best to prune things in spring. It is still early enough that they will be ok, so I don't see a problem with pruning. But for most thing, it is best to prune in spring.