When to Trim Citrus Trees in Central Florida

When your central Florida citrus tree needs severe pruning, wait until early spring after all danger of freezing is past, just before spring growth. For minor pruning and tree rejuvenation, trim in the spring. Wait until after the spring flush to trim freeze-damaged wood. Never prune during drought.

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