Burning Bush Plants
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trimming my burning bushes

Zone Tewksbury MA | Mary Maguire added on May 18, 2015 | Answered

My burning bushes are too tall and I wanted to trim them down. Now I have done 2 of them, the tops are woody with no leaves. Will the leaves grow in this spring?

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shelley
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Answered on May 18, 2015

Yes, your burning bush will start bouncing back with new growth and shoots. If you are interested in the results you can achieve by pruning burning bushes way back, check out the following website:
http://mikesbackyardnursery.com/2010/09/trim-your-burning-bush-way-back/

For more information on how to prune burning bushes, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/burning-bush/pruning-burning-bush.htm

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