When And How To Prune Little Devil Nine Bark

Question From: Charter Township of Clinton, Michigan, United States
Q: This is the first year I have Little Devil Nine Bark in my Garden. It is still blooming & not sure if I should prune it before winter sets in or wait till Spring? How much of the plant should I prune?

A: Late winter or early spring is the time to prune this shrub. Prune it only for shape or size. Give it a year to see how it fits in your landscape. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy.