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Q.Can A Loquat Tree Be Trimmed Down To 4 Feet, Will It Regrow?

Zone houston, TX | Anonymous added on April 16, 2021 | Answered

this tree is about 10-12 years old and is about 12 feet tall

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Answered on April 20, 2021

A rule of thumb is that no tree should be trimmed more than one-third of its height. If you need to prune your 12 foot tree, pruning off any more than 4 feet of it could cause the tree to die. Here's an article that may help:

If you need more help with this tree, I would recommend consulting with a certified arborist.

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