How do i cut back a cedar tree?

Answer Choose the time of year in which you prune your cedars carefully. Prune in late winter or early spring, before the plant has begun to grow.Cut away dead and damaged growth with a clean, sharp blade... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

Is cedar a hardwood tree?

Cedar, from the scientific genus Cedrus, qualifies as a softwood tree. Unlike hardwood trees, the coniferous evergreen softwood lacks pores, does not grow flowers and uses cones to reproduce seeds.... Read More »

How do i prune a cedar tree?

Prune your cedar tree in the spring. Remove any diseased or decaying branches first. If the tree has grown too large, then prune it down to size before new growth begins. A general rule of thumb is... Read More »