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Q.Have beautiful purple barberry

Zone 60172 | Anonymous added on September 13, 2020 | Answered

This year we had a lot of consistent rain and it did damage to many of the branches – those we have tried to cut off. When it starts getting cold should we leave the bushes alone or cut them back for winter – which is the best way of having them come up healthy next year.

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Answered on September 14, 2020

Here's an article with tips on how to care for it:
The best time for pruning is after the bush has flowered in the spring, but cutting away dead and damaged branches should be done now.

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