'Tis the Season for Pruning By Dan Gill • Dec 22, 2012 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Winter is a great time of year to evaluate shrubs, trees, hedges, and foundation plantings for any needed pruning. But for spring-flowering plants, it's best to wait. Georgia Master Gardener Extension Volunteers demonstrate proper pruning techniques. Credit Sharon Dowdy / University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Office of Communications and Technology Services Listen Listening... / 4:10 Dan Gill identifies what to prune now and what to prune in the summer. Related Program: Bayou Garden Tags: pruningView the discussion thread.