Should Daphne Be Cut Back To Encourage Growth

Question From: B. Hutchinson - Pottersville, Missouri, United States
Q: Cut you cut back Daphne to encourage new growth

A: Daphne is an evergreen plant that does not need pruning to thrive. Removal of tatty or dead branches will keep it looking good. Should you decide to prune it, do so just after it has bloomed. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy