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Q.Over Pruned Gardenia

Anonymous added on April 23, 2011 | Answered

My gardenia really suffered over the winter. In late winter, my yard person cut it back to the point there are no leaves or growth. Will it come back?

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Answered on April 24, 2011

This article should help with pruning gardenia: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/when-to-prune-a-gardenia.htm

It should begin coming back sometime in spring or early summer, but may take a while longer for it to bloom again.

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