Please help! I cut back my very large mock orange tree late last summer, but now there is no sign of life?! Have I killed it? I could provide a photo if required. Thanks
Mock Orange Bush
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Check the branches of your shrub, do they bend or snap off?
Scratch the bark; do you see green under the bark?
These are very good ways to determine if your Mock Orange has died or is still viable.
The articles below will refresh you on the care requirements and pruning information.
It is important to use sterile tools when pruning a Mock Orange.
It may help you identify an issue.