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How to Prune Trees

Author(s):

Peter Bedker
Joseph O'Brien
Manfred Mielke

Year:

2012

Publication type:

How-To Leaflets (HT)

Primary Station(s):

Northern Research Station

Source:

USDA, Forest Service, State and Private Forestry, Northeastern Area, 11 Campus Blvd., Ste 200 Newtown Square, PA 19073

Description

The objective of pruning is to produce strong, healthy, attractive plants. By understanding how, when and why to prune, and by following a few simple principles, this objective can be achieved

How to Prune Trees (Revised 2012)
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Citation

Bedker, Peter; O'Brien, Joseph; Mielke, Manfred. 2012. How to Prune Trees. NA-FR-01-95 [Revised August 2012]. USDA, Forest Service, State and Private Forestry, Northeastern Area, 11 Campus Blvd., Ste 200 Newtown Square, PA 19073

Publication Notes

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https://www.fs.usda.gov/treesearch/pubs/12602