Dwarf Umbrella Plant Top Prune - March 2021
As for the trunk buds, they're continuing to exist, but not breaking much in terms of throwing off new branches. You can see one of them on the left side of the trunk below:
That one (and another one) appeared right after I did that initial top prune. So...you're thinking the same thing that I'm thinking, right?
Off with its head!
Yep. Time to lop off that large growth on top. I'm going to leave the little ones (for now) and clip this larger branch off with plenty of room for die-back. Here (below) is the new top with it clip'd right off: