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Q.Do I Trim Back Plants In The Spring- Mine Look Dead

Zone Guelph Ontario | Anonymous added on April 16, 2024 | Answered

Wonder if road salt has killed them?

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Answered on April 17, 2024

Perennials that bloom in summer are usually cut back in spring. Spring-blooming perennials are usually trimmed if needed after they bloom.

If they are planted near the road and salt is used during the winter to melt snow, it can have a detrimental effect on plants.

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