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Q.Should Holly Bushes Be Pruned?

Zone 06250 | Anonymous added on April 1, 2024 | Answered

I have newly planted holly bushes that were planted last fall and some sources say to trim lower branches and others say to leave them alone.

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Answered on April 4, 2024

Regular pruning will keep your shrub compact and full. However, it is not necessary to prune lower branches of English holly. Here is how to prune:


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