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Pruning a 7ft Gardenia Bush

Anonymous added on October 5, 2011 | Answered

My bush has had 35 or 40 blooms, mostly on top in a very short time. I would like to remove some of the top so I won't fall trying to reach. Will I still get all these if I wait for all blooming to stop?

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Nikki
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Answered on October 6, 2011

You should. In fact, it probably wouldn't hurt to prune it back by up to a third if it's gotten too large for you to manuever around. Here is more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/when-to-prune-a-gardenia.htm

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