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Q.Pollarding A Eucalyptus Tree

Zone North Wales | Anonymous added on October 12, 2022 | Answered

I have a 5m high leggy eucalyptus tree. Can I cut it down at the base and hope it re-sprouts, or will I kill it?

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Answered on October 23, 2022

You can cut it back to 15 cm. (6 inches) from the ground. When it sprouts, groom the best-looking stem for the trunk, and cut away all others. Here is more:


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