Broccoli Plants

Cutting Back Broccoli Leaves


Anonymous added on January 16, 2014 | Answered

After a broccoli plant is full grown, will it harm the plant from producing well if you were to cut back 2 or 3 inches off of the ends of leaves, so maybe you could grow more plants in smaller area? Will cutting leaves hurt plant too much?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on January 16, 2014

It likely will not hurt the plant, but be aware that anytime you trim the leaves of a plant, you are exposing it to potential entry points for disease.

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Broccoli Plants

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

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