Bottle Brush Trees

Bottlebrush trimming

Zone 32735 | Bettyboop12624 added on October 8, 2017 | Answered

Can I Cut back a bottlebrush tree to the ground?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on October 8, 2017

I do not recommend pruning all the way to the ground. This will hurt the plant, and potentially kill it. These actually require less pruning than most shrubs will. Here is an article with more information:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Bottle Brush Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More