Porcupine Tomato
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Pruning Porcupine Tomato Plant

Zone Mill valley, CA. 94941 | Scharzan added on November 16, 2015 | Answered

How and when to prune Solanum pyracanthum? Can we trim it now in Nov.?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 17, 2015

Pruning should be from spring to fall, in it's active growing period.
This dead head pruning keeps the plant from going to seed and keeps the plant producing flowers.
Let the plant go dormant and leave it until the spring.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/porcupine-tomato/porcupine-tomato-plant.htm

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