Talking Trees with Davey Tree

Pruning After Flowering

May 05, 2022 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 2 Episode 17
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
Pruning After Flowering
Show Notes

Tim Jackson from Davey's West San Antonio office talks about how to correctly prune flowering trees, as well as how he first learned how to prune and his favorite trees in Texas.

In this episode we cover:

  • Winter in Texas (0:50)
  • Pruning flowering trees (1:16) 
  • Educating clients (2:24)
  • Lateral limbs (4:13)
  • How Tim learned how to prune trees (4:59)
  • Pruning apples trees (5:42)
  • Artistic side of pruning (6:38) (15:19)
  • Pruning weeping trees (7:47)
  • Having an arborist prune your trees (8:35)
  • Trees that Tim loves (9:36)
  • Why Tim enjoys being an arborist (10:38) (16:30)
  • Spring so far in Texas (12:05)
  • Drought (12:40)
  • Fertilization (13:46)

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To learn more about the benefits of pruning, read our blog, What is Pruning? The Importance, Benefits an Methods of Pruning.
To learn more about the correct time to prune trees, read our blog, Pruning Trees in Spring - is it OK to Do?
To learn more about pruning fruit trees, read our blog, Should I Be Pruning Fruit Trees in Summer?

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