Boxwood Shrubs
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Trimming a boxwood plant

Boxwood added on May 21, 2017 | Answered

Our 30 year old boxwood is so large that just trimming it doesn't make it small enough. Can it be cut back beyond the green leaves and if I do that, will it grow green again this year or will I kill it?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 23, 2017

It is best to do severe pruning in stages.

This link has more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/boxwood/trimming-boxwood-bushes.htm

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