When to prune rhododendron

kate151(KY 6)April 1, 2008

I have a rhododendron that has a branch lying on the ground. I would like to cut off the branch to make it look nicer. When would be the best time to do this?

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morz8(Washington Coast Z8b)

The best time to prune without sacrificing blooms is immediately after the flowers fade.

If you are past a hard freeze in your area and don't mind losing the flower buds on this particular stem, you could prune it now to balance the shape.

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