How do I trim a red cedar tree?

Answer Red cedar trees are not very good at recovering after severe pruning, so it is best to keep the trimming to a minimum if possible. These trees should be cut in the spring while they are in a dorman... Read More »

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How do I trim an eastern red cedar tree?

Tree TopCut back the very top of the tree to an 8- to 12-inch stub. This cut should be just above a well-developed bud on the north side of the branch. Trim the dead branches back to where the heal... Read More »

If a tree overhangs your garden and the person whos tree it is refuses to trim it are you entitled to trim it?

Simple answer - yes.You are well within your rights to cut/chop the part down which hangs over into your garden if, however, it is not over 75 years old. If it is over this age you will have to ge... Read More »

How far do I plant my apple tree from cedar trees to keep cedar blotch from happening?

If no chemical control will be used, apple trees should be planted 4 to 5 miles away from all cedar trees to ensure cedar apple rust and necrotic leaf blotch don't occur. Even with the aid of chemi... Read More »

How Far Do I Plant My Apple Tree From Cedar Trees to Keep Cedar Blotch From Happening?

Homeowners growing apple trees and cedar trees on their property may want to reconsider one of the two types of trees. Apples and cedars must be spaced far apart to prevent cedar blotch cross conta... Read More »