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Monthly Archives: April 2018

How & When I Prune My Bougainvillea After A Freeze

I've been growing and caring for bougainvilleas for many years but never ever had this happened.  There's a first time for everything, as we've learned as time goes on. It never dipped too much below 35 degrees F when I lived in Santa Barbara but now I've moved to Tucson which is a whole new horticultural ball game. This past December we had a 29-degree night here in the Sonoran Desert so I now get to write about how and when I prune Read more