Meyer Lemon Trees
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Dwarf Meyer Lemon Tree

Zone Sacramento , California | mags916 added on October 29, 2017 | Answered

Can the Dwarf Meyer Lemon Tree be pruned ? My tree has some extended branches and I don't want to hurt the tree if I cut them . At this point there's lemons turning but I live in Northern Cali and the weather has been above mild, thanks or taking my question

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BushDoctor
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Answered on October 29, 2017

There is no harm in pruning these. I would wait until the lemons ripen before you cut, if you don't want to cut your lemons off. I have indoor citrus, since I live well outside their growing zone. To keep them able to stay indoors I must constantly trim them, and shape them.

Here is an article that will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/lemon-tree-pruning.htm

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