Q.My purple trailing Lantana has a bunch of deadwood underneath
The trailing lantana has a bunch of deadwood underneath but at the ends there may be some scraggly living tips.. Can I vigorously cut back the purple trailing lantana to promote new growth? It’s a mess right now.
I am in zone 8
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Hard pruning is very beneficial to these plants when you do it at the proper time. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/lantana/lantana-pruning.htm