ficus tree recover from white flies - Knowledgebase Question

tamarac, Fl
Question by pzhoff
October 26, 2009
what the best approach to helping my ficus which has some foilage grow back i m watering and using a 10-10-10 fertilzer. should i trim
back. or ??????

Answer from NGA
October 26, 2009


Ficus usually responds well to pruning and you can make it bushy and dense if you prune it back by a few inches. As long as it is currently putting out new growth, you can safely prune it back. Hope it recovers soon!

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