Plum Trees
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plum tree shoots

Zone merseyside | Anonymous added on July 14, 2016 | Answered

Do I trim the lower shoots of a 3 year old plum tree? A large number of shoots are sprouting from the base of the tree. Do I cut them off?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 14, 2016

The suckers that appear at the base of a tree can be trimmed away as they grow.
Pruning information is in the link provided.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/plum/plum-tree-pruning.htm

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