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I have a sage that is starting to bush out with multiple branches, but I don't need any yet. Should I prune it back to just a couple inches tall? I plan to transplant it into the home garden this fall as it will be like a nursery bush at the end of the season.

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    sage is not an herb, but more like a (very small) tree. You see that it is woody. Do no prune too much. but you can prune some branches. Keep it more dry, and it will growth less. – Giacomo Catenazzi Jun 27 '18 at 9:16
  • I'd leave it alone the first couple years. It takes a while to establish. Then cutting a branch or two is OK. They get gangly if you leave branches on to long around here. Your experience, and cultivar, may differ. – Wayfaring Stranger Jun 27 '18 at 16:57
  • the cultivar is pineaple – black thumb Jun 27 '18 at 20:34

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