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honeysuckle pruning and moving

peteSpeteS Posts: 865

Is it possible to cut back honeysuckle. It's a plant I've had for about 20yrs but it has never been pruned and is looking a bit scruffy. I'd like to cut it back fairly hard and move it a metre or so to accommodate another plant, but I was wondering how much of the roots in such an old plant would be needed to be retained to successfully move it.

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  • you can take honeysuckle to knee high and it'll come back rampant next year, when moving it try and get as big of a root ball as possible.

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