i think the Duranta erecta blooms on new growth only
I have been trying to find out more about the Duranta erecta tree. I need to know if it blooms on new wood only and if so how do I keep it pruned?
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These appear to bloom on, both, old and new wood. It would seem that durantas can be pruned without harm. Here is an article about duranta that will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/duranta/care-of-duranta-plants.htm