Broom Plants
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Broom bush

Zone South Easr, England | Neal Galbers added on February 2, 2018 | Answered

I have an establised broom bush which was blown over recently in the high winds causing the branches to split. I have now cut the damaged branches to within 4 or 5 inches from the ground and my question is will it start shooting again from either the end of the cut off branches or from the base please?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on February 2, 2018

This will be fine. They are very hardy, and will likely shoot new growth from all ends! Here is an article that will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/broom-plants/information-on-broom-shrubs.htm

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