Honeysuckle Plants
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pruning honeysuckle

Zone Wichita, KS | Anonymous added on November 24, 2019 | Answered

How and when to prune honeysuckle. We live in midwest (Wichita, KS) and have NEVER (sadly) trimmed it back.

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    GKH_Susan
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    Answered on November 25, 2019

    Here is an article on pruning honeysuckle. Since yours has become overgrown you will need to prune it severely, to about a foot from the ground. You don't say what kind it is but just a warning, if it's Japanese honeysuckle, it can be very invasive. If that's what you have you might consider removing it and planting something else.
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/honeysuckle/prune-honeysuckle-plants.htm

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/honeysuckle/japanese-honeysuckle-weed.htm

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