Carissa Holly

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Hello, i dug up this holly last year when we sold our other house. It was one of a few plants i dug up and potted. Is it possible to prune this all the way down and start new branches so it doesnt look so much like a shrub? Its been in this large growing pot since last march. Any help would be great.

Brad
 

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Hello, i dug up this holly last year when we sold our other house. It was one of a few plants i dug up and potted. Is it possible to prune this all the way down and start new branches so it doesnt look so much like a shrub? Its been in this large growing pot since last march. Any help would be great.

Brad
If it is healthy you can cut it back pretty hard. I did it with one in early spring and it sprouted all over. The problem is the leaves are still really large.
 

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I'd chop that thing back. It will shoot new growth out all over. Sure the leaves are still large but you can defoliate in the future to work on smaller leaves
 

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I'd chop that thing back. It will shoot new growth out all over. Sure the leaves are still large but you can defoliate in the future to work on smaller leaves
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