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Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by lakegastonla, Apr 3, 2001.

  1. lakegastonla

    lakegastonla LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 296

    Hate to ask a stupid question, but here goes..... I got a new customer, lots of lirope in the beds as borders. Was not cut back before winter cold hit . Is it too late to trim it back? They look like hell! I live in Northern nc at the va border.
  2. Lanelle

    Lanelle LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,361

    We usually cut back liriope at the end of winter. Just look to see how tall the new growth is and be careful not to cut into those tender new leaves. I tell my clients, a military haircut in March for the liriope.
  3. lakegastonla

    lakegastonla LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 296

    Thanks Lanelle, I've never cut any back this late, so I thought I'd ask first. Kev
  4. John Allin

    John Allin LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,489

    Learn something new every day..........

    I gotta spend more time over here at the Landscape forum...

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