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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Pruning My Loropetalum Standard

I love to prune!  So, if you scroll all the way to the end of this post, you'll find a video of me in action.  And I'm not talking about getting out the electric clippers and buzzing and hacking the heck out of a hedge - no.   To me, pruning a plant is an art form.  I waited a year and a half to find a Loropetalum Standard with burgandy foliage to compliment the trim on my house.  So when I dropped in on one of our Read more