maybug
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Location: south wales

Mock Orange Bush

When is the best time to prune my mock orange bush please?

bullthistle
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Anytime the shrub isn't in growth mode, fall, winter, spring.

jdeb
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Location: Somerset

Prune it in late autumn or early winter. When you do, cut about a quarter of the old grows out at the base of the plant to make room for new growth.

Good Luck
Jack

pamike
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Mock Orange Bush

i bought a mock orange bush 25 years ago for folks - it has big orange blooms. is this a different species? everything else i do searches on they look like white blooms. any help?

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