Proper Care of plants in the cold winter includes making sure you do a deciduous perennial cut back.
This allows the perennials to focus on the growth necessary in early spring to maximized the foliage and blooms throughout the year. Without proper care and attention, perennials will have to fight through the old growth in the spring time. You want to cut them back, so they have plenty of room to flourish. Unfortunately, winter perennial cut back are often overlooked. Make time and effort to cut back your perennials. You’ll be able to see a noticeable difference during their peak season. If you’re unsure how far to cut them back, ask you preferred landscaper.