Pruning Kerria Bushes - Knowledgebase Question

Stillwater, OK
Question by nancyg5
March 17, 2000
When do I prune my 8 feet tall kerria bushes?


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Answer from NGA
March 17, 2000

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Kerria should be pruned in early spring to remove any winter killed branches, and then thinned as needed after the main spring bloom flush. To keep the plant vigorous, after the spring bloom each year remove a portion of the oldest stems by cutting them close to the ground.

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