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By Mental

Devon, United Kingdom Gb

hello
i have a rubber plant indoors and its grown very tall! it only has about a foot or 2 before it hits the ceiling. how can i trim it back?




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we have a very large one at work and I had to cut it back hard. It resprouted. so prune it doen to a manageble size and then wait for it to sprout side shoots.
becareful it will exude a white latex that can cause skin irritation. so if you get it on your skin wash it of asap. It will 'bleed' for several hours this is normal.

9 Feb, 2010

 

welcome to GoY as well sorry forgot to say in first response.

9 Feb, 2010

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