Fall has finally arrived. You should have most of your tropicals inside by now. The weather is unpredicable and it can get colder then they forcast. some of the hardier tropicals, like oaks, crepe murtles, jades, like to be out for a little while longer. Consult your favorite expert if you have questions.
Be sure to treat your treess for bugs and fungus before bringing them in.
There is a new product out to control boxwood blight. It is the same chemical in a much higher concentration. consult your local garden center if this is an issue for you.
Once your hardies go dormant you can do some heavy pruning. We ussually do a lot of pruning when we put them away for the winter.