Fig Tree
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Fig tree branching

Zone 95762 | harveyheimbuch added on March 20, 2017 | Answered

Can growth of additional branches be achieved by nicking (small cut) in one of main stems?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 21, 2017

This is not a customary method of pruning Fig Trees.
You can pinch out growth on branches to promote more branching.
Pinch the new growth on branches after they have grown 5 or 6 leaf nodes.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/pruning-fig-trees.htm

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