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How to prune shade trees?

Early tree pruning will decide the shape, strength and life span of the tree. Proper pruning will not only save money, but give healthier, safer, and easy-to-maintain trees. Prune moderately when planting a new tree. The main aim is to strengthen the roots and remove the damaged or dead limbs. Tree Pruning Multiple branches: Protect the tree from multiple leaders. Remove the branches that are crooked or has some defects or create an uneven appearance. Thinning and spacing: Thinning can prove beneficial to most trees as it involves removing some limbs that compete for space and light. Remember to maintain…Read more