pruning Cape Mallows - Knowledgebase Question

Antioch, CA
Question by gabrojena
September 14, 2006
I want to plant 3 Cape Mallows-Tara's Wonder. Can I keep them topped and rounded in shape?


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Answer from NGA
September 14, 2006

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It may be difficult to keep cape mallows looking neat and trim. They typically produce tall flowering stems with foliage along each stem. If you trim them into a rounded shape you'll lose some of their potential to flower.

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