How do you prune Leucothoe?

Asked by Elvin Taylor on November 03, 2021

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Pruning canbe done at any time of the year, but it is best to prune in late winter or early spring, before new growth begins. Plants will quickly spring back if they are cut back hard to 18".

How big does Leucothoe grow? between 3 and 5 feet

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