Dogwood pruning question

Discussion in 'Outdoor Gardening in the Pacific Northwest' started by sunshade, May 16, 2017.

  1. sunshade

    sunshade Active Member

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    We planted a dogwood last fall and it seems to be doing well. However, it is sending up long shoots on top that I would like to trim back to maintain its shape. Could I do it now, or should I wait until the fall? Hopefully you can see it behind the lilac in this photo.
     

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    chimera Well-Known Member 10 Years

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    Would think now should be alright.
     
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    sunshade Active Member

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    Thank you!
     

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