Salix integra pruning

annie_712March 19, 2010

I have two salix integras.I have read many articles about pruning but not anything I feel comfortable about. I want to prune back both of them, but how far and when? I want the bushes to thicken,as they are too thin. Do salixes grow off old wood? Do I cut them back to the ground or cut back 2/3s. I am hoping to do this next week, as SPRING is arriving!! I see green in my gardens!! Thank goodness! Can't wait to get my hands in the dirt again!

Thanks for anyone's input on this!


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

We dont do no pruning of salix over here Girl,

You clicked on the wrong door. J.

    Bookmark   March 19, 2010 at 7:40PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Covered concrete walkway weeps water on surface
I have a concrete walkway along the house that is covered...
Ideas for front porch needed
Hello. We bought a house that was new construction....
question about fencing
Hi, I know this isn't a fencing forum but I couldn't...
How bad is this- builder did not use stainless screws on ipe?
I have a mess on my hands and would appreciate any...
Help finishing inside screened porch
Need suggestions. I don't know how to finish the top...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™