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Q.Salix flamingo

Zone Bn45qq | Bobandcarol1@ntlworld.com added on August 9, 2015 | Answered

What is the best method of pruning salix flamingo trees? Should they be shaped, like standards, or left to grow naturally?

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Answered on August 10, 2015

Pruning in spring as you would for standards is acceptable and won't harm the tree - in fact, it responds well to pruning and it will help keep its overall size in check, promote summer leaf color and winter twig color.

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