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Sweet shrub or Calycanthus – Pruning, Winter Care and Fertilizing This shrub should be pruned after it has bloomed. Shape and thin as needed, somewhat slow growing, think twice, cut once.

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By fertilizing young shrubs you can increase both the size and the amount of flowers on the treechopping.pwg: Kathleen FL. Jan 21, After flowering, prune to control size, if desired. Prune some older limbs back to the ground to encourage new shoots. Pruning at the tips causes multiple sprouts to emerge from the stem, making them top-heavy.

Lucky for gardeners, no insect or disease problems are associated with this native shrub.

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Be aware, however, that it does sucker treechopping.pwg: Kathleen FL. Prune the plant to shape immediately after flowering as the flowers are produced on last year's wood. Propagate this plant by seed. It can tolerate brief periods of flooding, but it struggles in sandy soil and drought conditions. It withstands cold and heat, insect and disease pests, fire, and deer browsing. As with most flowering shrubs, pruning may limit flower production or encourage plentiful flower development.

Sweet pepperbush flowers in the summer on the current year’s growth. This means that Missing: Kathleen FL. May 29, In northern Florida, this plant will freeze back, but will regrow as a 3’ – 4’ shrub. If grown in ideal conditions in our area, it may reach 15 feet tall as a woody shrub or small tree. Dead- heading of spent flowers will not be needed, but for best results, pruning the shrub between bloom cycles is recommended for denser growth to overcome a leggy habit. May 24, Pruning.

Because this shrub can become rather leggy, pruning in early spring will help to ensure it keeps a compact and tidy shape. It will prevent too much bare trunk and sparsely blooming lower stems from developing and encourage abundant treechopping.pwg: Kathleen FL.

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