Pruning Barberry Shrubs?

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To prune a Barberry shrub you will want to wear long sleeves and gloves to protect your arms and hands from the thorns. Use pruning shears to trim away and dead branches or dead foliage. Cut a 45 degree angle near the main trunk of the shrub to do this. To shape the shrub use hand held or electric clippers and trim the shrub wider at the bottom.
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1. Conduct light maintenance pruning throughout the year as needed to remove any dying, diseased or broken branches that you see during regular inspection at watering time. Cut back
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Pruning barberry shrubs is not a very difficult task! Put on your safety glasses, heavy work gloves and other protective gear and get ready. The tools needed include pruning shears
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Barberry is a perennial herb that usually grows about 8 ft (2.4 m) tall. It bears yellow flowers, red or black berries, and small rounded fleshy leaves. It likes dry sandy soil and
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1. Protect your hands with gardening gloves and your arms with long sleeves to prevent cuts and scrapes. Ad. 2. Assess your shrubs to determine what type of maintenance they need.
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How to Prune a Barberry Shrub
Barberry is a genus of deciduous and evergreen shrubs known for its brightly colored winter berries, low-maintenance requirements, ability to grow in a wide range of conditions and climates and pronounced thorns. Pruning is rarely required or recommended... More »
Difficulty: Moderate
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