leylandii hedge

margaret white asked 14 years ago

hi gerry, i have leylandii hedge which has grown quite tall, I would like to know how much can be cut from the top of it without killing it

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
Leyland cypress often gets too tall and the top can be cut off. Although it will not re-sprout from the cut branches, it will regenerate a top from the side growth. Cut off as much as you like.