Photinia Plants
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Photinia Bushes

Anonymous added on May 15, 2011 | Answered

When is good time to trim photinia bushes, and how much can I trim at one time?

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Nikki
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Answered on May 16, 2011

Prune photinia sometime during early spring through early fall--late spring, early summer being the best time. Unruly plants can be cut back 6 inches to the ground and will come back--annual pruning will help keep them maintained and manageable. They can take a pretty severe pruning, so you can cut them back to a manageable size without harming them.

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