Written by Justin Stewart.
Sep 18, All redbud should be pruned immediately after bloom (late spring) or during late winter/early spring treeclearing.bart trees should be pruned before buds form in spring. Keep in mind if you prune right after bloom you lose the seed pods which can be quite decorative.
How to Prune a Redbud Tree. Step 1. Assess the tree's natural shape.
Branches that are crossing, growing in the wrong direction or that make the interior of the tree too crowded should be removed.
Stand back and see how the branches naturally grow and use this as a starting point for beginning your Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5. Redbud – Pruning, Winter Care and Fertilizing These trees should be pruned in early spring, before the sap starts to flow (March).
This will remove some spring flowers. Pruning can also be done in summer, after the leaves are full size.
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Oct 03, When to Prune Prune redbuds after flowering, before the leaf buds completely form. Early spring is best, mid-April at the latest. Dead branches should be.