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Q.Should I Prune A One Year Old Lemon From Cutting?

Zone 60707 | Tonicel added on August 30, 2020 | Answered

I have a one year old lemon tree grown from a cutting. It is just one stem with leaves. Should i prune its tip to encourage branching, and if fo when? I live in Chicago, IL Zone 5

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Answered on August 31, 2020

Since you are going to be keeping this in container, You can prune any time you feel that you need to shorten it. This will create branching.

Here is an article that will help you to care for these in container:


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