The Objective in Trimming Trees
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Pruning is a form of maintenance.
Pruning is a form of shaping.
Pruning is a form of removal.
Pruning is a form of disease control.
Whether low branches block your sidewalk or higher ones threaten overhead wires, pruned tree limbs make your property safer and more attractive. However, the objective in trimming trees is often misunderstood. Good pruning objectives include reducing the number of dead or damaged limbs, keeping a single dominant leader stem and opening up the crown for…