When and how to trim an aucuba. - Knowledgebase Question

hampton, va
Question by montfortfami
November 12, 2006
When and how to prune or trim an aucuba.
It is 6 years old. grown by a stem. over 6 feet
tall and wide.
thank you, jean

Answer from NGA
November 12, 2006


If you feel your plant needs to be trimmed, do so in late winter to early spring. You can reach into the plant and trim out some of the longest stems and maintain the natural shape, or you can shear it. Congratulations on growing such a big healthy shrub!

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