by johnah on November 4, 2020
Pruning Avocado Tree: Trimming An Avocado Houseplant
If you are thinking about pruning your houseplants, then it is good to know what you should do before you start. There are many different types of plants that need to be trimmed or removed from their homes. If you have a succulent plant, then its time to remove it because its not going to grow any bigger than it already does.
Avocados are another type of plant that needs to be pruned regularly. They don’t like being uprooted and they will grow back if you leave them alone. So, it’s best to get rid of these unwanted houseplants now so they won’t cause problems later on.
Another reason why you might want to trim your houseplants is because you want a better look at them in the future. You may want to replace them with something else.
The following are some reasons why you might want to prune your houseplants:
You just got a new job and you don’t feel comfortable taking care of all the plants right away. That’s where pruning comes in handy. When you’re done, you’ll have a much cleaner looking home!
Sources & references used in this article:
The pruning book by L Reich – 2010 – books.google.com
Growing Healthy Houseplants: Choose the Right Plant, Water Wisely, and Control Pests. A Storey BASICS® Title by L Finkle-Strauss – 1977 – McGraw-Hill Companies
Growing bonsai by E Zachos – 2014 – books.google.com