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Feb 27, The best time to prune nandina is in winter, when it is dormant. As far as how, the folks at Texas A&M University recommend cutting about a quarter of the stems down to the ground.
Then cut a third of the total stem height off one out of every four remaining stems. Next, prune about one quarter of the stems two-third of the height of the bushlopping.clubg: Mchenry IL. Jul 20, Marianne Binetti gives the inside scoop on how to prune your nandinas correctly so they will thrive!Interested in learning more about gardening? Visit http:/ Missing: Mchenry IL. Nandina is a very slow grower, unlike other shrubs, pruning as soon as she wakes up can make her slow down her growth further.
So, yes, you can prune her in early spring, but like I said fall is better. Pruning Nandina - No Acceleration HereMissing: Mchenry IL. Aug 14, Nandina Plant Pruning Despite the common name, nandina plants are not bamboo at all, but they resemble it. These tall shrubs are both stiffly upright and very graceful. Adding them to your garden adds texture and an oriental bushlopping.clubted Reading Time: 2 mins.