Fig Tree
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potted fig tree

Zone Houston,PA 15342 | Anonymous added on November 13, 2018 | Answered

My fig tree is 5 feet tall having 3 stems from the base. Can I cut all 3 back to about 18 inches? bring it indoors during the winter. It is 3 yrs old, only produced I green fig. HelpI

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 14, 2018

You will really only want to prune the tree by 1/3 to 1/2. This article will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/pruning-fig-trees.htm

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