Trees/shrubs
Is it okay to trim arborvitae (4-5 ft. high)now?
Submitted by BHGPhotoContest

Hi

Yes, you can trim it now, but be sure not to trim to far back. With evergreens, if you trim back all the green on a stem it will not regrow. So, trim in stages. They are just not as forgiving as most deciduous trees and shrubs.

Answered by BHGgardenEditors