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Q.prune camellias

Zone 8 | marthamidd added on February 13, 2012 | Answered

Some of my camellias have become so high that I can’t reach the blooms anymore. May I prune them to waist high without killing them?

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Answered on February 14, 2012

You can normally cut them back by a third without harming them. This article will help you: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/camellia/pruning-camellias-how-to-prune-a-camellia-plant.htm

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