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I have a Spiraea x arguta that is quite old and very leggy will it be ok if I prune it back quite hard?


By Tracy_

United Kingdom Gb

It is on an east facing and may have been there for a number of years without being pruned.



Yes it will benefit from a good prune. I cut out the woody stems of mine regularly and it comes shooting back every year.

10 Jun, 2009


I have a Spirea Anthony Waterer Goldflame and take it back to around a foot high every spring. It's never failed me yet, so yes it's ok to prune it hard.

10 Jun, 2009

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