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Q.Trimming Elderberry Shrubs

Anonymous added on October 14, 2011 | Answered

How do I and when do I trim or cut my elderberry shrub or tree?

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Answered on October 15, 2011

You can prune the elderberry bushes in the early spring by cutting them back and removing all the dead areas. They can be trimmed back by a third, if necessary.

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