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Wonderful rhododendron, about 5 years old, flowers profusely, lives in Guildford in sheltered small garden in a pot, but getting rather large & needs pruning. I know nothing about pruning Rhodies, when or how much to prune them & where to cut! Can anybody please advise me/give me any tips? That would be kind, thankyou
This should help
Once established, most evergreen shrubs are fairly low maintenance and need little or no regular pruning. Pruning, when required, is generally carried out in mid to late spring. Such plants fall into RHS Plant Selector pruning groups 8, 9 and 10.
This advice is suitable for evergreen shrubs (retaining their leaves in winter). Many small shrubs such as lavender,