Boxwood Shrubs

Box Woods

Bevwester added on May 6, 2017 | Answered

Mine are about 25 years old. They are very woody & not much greenery. Will cutting them way down will that generate more green or totally kill them?

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Answered on May 9, 2017

No, severe pruning would likely kill off the plants.

It may be time to replace the shrubs.

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