Fig Tree

Pruning Figs (Now)


Anonymous added on April 6, 2011 | Answered

My fig tree is young (2nd growing season) and potted. I move the tree into my garage in the winter and cover it with burlap. I just uncovered it and saw that it has started to sprout leaves. Can I still prune it now?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 7, 2011

I would not prune it after leaves have appeared. It makes it more susceptible to disease if it is pruned after it comes out of dormancy.

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Fig Tree

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.