Serviceberry Plants

How and When to Prune Serviceberry Bushes


charles humphrey added on September 12, 2017 | Answered

These bushes produce berries on last years growth, so do I prune all the branches that grew berries THIS summer?


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BushDoctor
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Answered on September 12, 2017

In cases like this you will prune new growth one year, and SOME of the old, the next. These will be pruned once a year, typically in winter. Here is an article that will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/serviceberries/growing-serviceberries.htm

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