Persimmon Trees
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when is it time to prune a persimmon tree?

Zone clyde,texas 79510 | Anonymous added on September 20, 2019 | Answered

have one kaki tree. It's three years old. I worry that it has a lot of low branches and are affecting its growth.

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on September 22, 2019

The tree needs little pruning. In spring, prune out dead or damaged wood, fragile branches and those turning inward (to open up the center). If there are a lot of low branches, you can prune for clearance.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/persimmon/japanese-persimmon-planting.htm

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