Tree Pruning and Cutting
A good pruning job is good for a tree
Most trees and shrubs need to be pruned or trimmed once or twice a year.
trees and trimming shrubs helps create a healthy, strong, and attractive plant. It can encourage
new growth and flowering.
Pruning off dead or diseased branches may improve the health of the plant. Cutting a tree back or shaping it may be necessary for tree conservation.
Cutting a tree is good for you
Is there a tree limb that is in your way? If so, are you tired of stooping under it? What if one day you forget to duck your head? Have you tied it back with a rope? What if the rope snaps and hits you or a guest?Pruning tree branches can:
A bad pruning job can kill a tree
A bad pruning job may kill a tree. Notice how the lichen has grown around the old branch cuts. This was not done by us.
A bad pruning job is worse than a bad haircut.
It can kill a tree.
It hurts the overall appearance of the tree
Plus -- it takes longer than a haircut to grow back.