Who doesn’t like to see an early spring? The birds are singing, the skies are clear, and it’s pleasant enough to sit on the patio all weekend, even in the afternoon. Come July, that might not be the case. You remember mid-summer, when it’s like the surface of the sun around here.
As winter draws near, leaves begin to fall. And the bare view may prompt some excessive pruning. It's tempting, but your plants may appreciate a little restraint. Here's Angela O'Callaghan with Desert Bloom.