Older trees cannot react to wounding as can younger trees.
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Correct pruning begins with an understanding of branch anatomy. Through photos and diagrams from inside the tree and out, you tree-pruning-basics-alex-shigo learn proper pruning cuts and care for.
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Pruning with Dr. Alex Shigo: Who is Alex Shigo? I would like to introduce all of you to a man, a scientist, a mover and a shaker within the industry of bushmulching.bar is a man that changed my life 25 years ago. Dr. Shigo took the art of tree care out of grandpa’s wood-shed and put in into the laboratory where it belongs. Apr 06, Tree Pruning Basics Alex Shigo spent a major part of his career with the US Forest Service studying wounds of trees and how they affected their biology.
He transferred his findings verbally and visually in brilliantly colored drawings that were originally published in a series of classic USDA bulletins and later in a series of excellent /5.