Pruning Mexican Red Bird of Paradise
If I prune back about one half in middle of summer, will the flowers grow back? If so, how long will it take? I live in the low Ca. desert.
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Yes, it is ok to cut it back like this, and it should grow back and bloom just fine. Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/bop/bird-of-paradise-pruning.htm