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Q.Do Bougainvillea Have Suckers Coming Off Their Main Stem?

Zone 9b | Anonymous added on March 19, 2022 | Answered

Do Bougainvillea have suckers coming off their main stem?

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Answered on March 20, 2022

It sends off new green growth from the woody stems. But I wouldn't call those suckers. You can pinch those back for a bushier look. You can prune off any dead wood in fall or early spring.




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