Loropetalum, commonly known as Chinese fringe bush, brighten borders and hedges.
Prune Chinese fringe bush at the right time of year to avoid the loss of next year's flowers. Avoid late summer and fall pruning as flowers are forming at this time.
Once I pruned up, I had a whole other space to put more plants!
Cut back the shrub in the. The Best Time to Prune Loropetalum Time Frame. The best time to prune Chinese fringe flower shrubs is immediately after the flowering display wanes in Pruning Insight. If allowed to grow to their natural, genetically determined size, Chinese fringe flowers do not require Effects of Summer.