Call us to get tree support such as tree clean, tree haul, bush mulch, shrub clearance, stump removal and many other all over United States.

Call us

Call now +1 (855) 280-15-30

NC State Extension does not guarantee the accuracy of the translated text.

Feb 01, If you prune narrow leaf evergreen branches back to no foliage that is what you will be left with. Questions are often asked about what to do when shrubs become overgrown. The answer is a technique called severe renewal pruning or rejuvenation pruning.

This is a process where shrubs are cut back to just a few inches or feet from the shrubdelimbing.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. Nov 30, Based on research at Asheville, NC, the following cultivars are also recommended for cold hardiness: ‘Spring’s Promise,’ ‘Winter Interlude,’ ‘Pink Icicle,’ ‘April Blush,’ ‘April Remembered,’ and ‘Snow Man’.

Camellias are great for the shade but can take a little sun if you mulch them heavily to keep the roots shrubdelimbing.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. Plants Remarks JANUARY Shade Trees: oak, hickory, beech, black gum, poplar, sycamore, ginkgo, etc.

Pruning is a great way to improve growth and form of plants if done right or ruin them if done wrong.

(Bleeder trees include: birch, dogwood, elm, maple, & styrax) Prune undesired and storm damaged limbs. For “bleeder” trees, heavy pruning should be done during the coldest weather.

For light pruning of bleeder trees (See July). Make cuts using the Branch Collar. Mar 05, Prune back branches that are growing onto driveways, sidewalks, and patios. When pruning, be sure to cut back to a branch or node that is pointing in the direction that you want it to grow.

When you shear hedges, remember to leave the bottom of the plants a bit wider than the tops to get light to the lower limbs, keeping them lush and green. Feb 14, Knowing where to cut is one part of correct pruning. Image source: Arbor Day Foundation Valentine’s Day is a great reminder that it’s time to show your trees and shrubs a little love. Many trees and shrubs benefit from late winter pruning to improve their shape and structure. For gardeners this may feel like tough love, Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.