Well written and easy to understand, An Illustrated Guide to Pruning, third edition is an essential guide for anyone interested in the pruning and maintenance of trees. Filled with updated illustrations, photographs, and examples. This book is designed to help readers understand and implement the appropriate pruning practices that are vital to developing sustainable structure in the first 25 years of a tree’s life.
Numerous different tree species are covered in the book including information about the challenges associated with pruning. For example disease prevention, root pruning, mature tree pruning, and restoration following storms. With its simple tables, lists, and strategies, this is an appealing resource for horticulture, landscape, and tree professionals.