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Q.when to prune russian sage

Zone 89444 | Anonymous added on October 21, 2020 | Answered

Had a hard freeze early October and the sage froze. When should I cut it back and how far?

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Answered on October 22, 2020

If you want to tidy up, this article says they can be cut back to a foot above the ground. You should definitely mulch them for the winter. Or you can just wait till spring and cut them back to the first set of leaves.

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