Pruning For Winter!
As the temperature drop and we try to ignore the that winter is coming we soon realize it will be here before we know it !
So what do you need to do to prepare your plants and trees ? Prune!
Benefits of Pruning ?
It will helps the tree maintain its form
Promotes healthy growth
Increases ability to withstand snow, ice, and strong winter storms
Makes your trees and shrubs last longer
Keeps harmful diseases and insect damage from affecting your plant life
How to Prune?
When pruning, first prune out dead and diseased branches.
Then remove the overgrown and smaller branches
In general, your goal is to keep the branches that develop or maintain the structure of the tree
Cut branches at the node, the point at which one branch or twig attaches to another.