Smoke Trees

Trimming cotinus

Zone NR19 2DT | Anonymous added on October 20, 2019 | Answered

I would love a Royal Purple Cotinus shrub as a hedge. Pruning advice differs from one 'expert' to another. I would like to keep it to a height of no more than 5'. Is this possible, and if so how do I do it?

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    Answered on October 21, 2019

    This article tells you how to keep it trimmed to bush size:

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