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Strange branch.

Posted by Suzy11 (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 21, 14 at 13:54

I have a quick question. This is my blueberry bush. I found this branch yesterday. Should I cut it off?


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RE: Strange branch.

Are you talking about the larger branch at the top of the picture? It's you call depending on your pruning strategy. Personally I'd leave it. I like to let mine grow.


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RE: Strange branch.

I am talking about a. Lower branch with yellow on the end


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RE: Strange branch.

This looks like normal dieback due to leaving a stub when cutting back a stem. The cut should be made within about one quarter of an inch above a leaf or node to cause a neat sealing of the cut. Al


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RE: Strange branch.

It has now turned brown. Should I cut it off?


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RE: Strange branch.

Cut it back to "within one quarter of an inch above a leaf or node."


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RE: Strange branch.

Thank you. What is a node?


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RE: Strange branch.

Suzy11, here!
Have fun!
I found it helpful. Hope that you do also.


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