Tag: flowering trees

Spring Pruning Of Flowering Trees

UNITED STATES—Most major pruning happens while the plants that need it are dormant through winter. That is why it is known as 'dormant pruning.'...

Seasonal Pruning Is Precisely That

UNITED STATES—Seasonal pruning is just as the terminology implies, seasonal. It might seem as if it all happens in winter. Most of it begins...

Pruning Late Might Be Justified

UNITED STATES—There may not be exceptions to every rule, but there are a few exceptions to the rule that winter is the best time...

Exceptions To The Pruning Rules

UNITED STATES—Winter is the best time for major pruning of most plants. They do not mind it so much while they are dormant. However,...

Spring Blossoms Precede Summer Fruit

UNITED STATES—Cherry blossoms are such an excellent tradition in Washington D.C., as well as in Japanese neighborhoods of the West Coast. 'Kwanzan' and 'Akebono'...

Bloom Is Earlier If Forced

UNITED STATES—Properly pruned deciduous fruit trees probably do not have too many extra stems to spare now. Neglected trees would have more to offer....
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