Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Privet Trimming

Just a quickie update to a small privet. The more I look at this tree, the more I start to devise a way to introduce some better taper on the main trunkline. The tree decided to change its front and I obliged.

Friday, June 14, 2013

Quick Corkbark Elm Update

Wanted to post the updated photographs of the corkbark elms that were dug just a month ago.

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They both seem healthy and happy. No work is being done just yet. For now I'm feeding and letting the roots regrow and strengthen. As I'm reading, I may be able to get away with putting these in proper pots by this Spring. These suckers grow vigorously!

First the big guy:

 That bark is so sweet isn't it?

And #2. Smaller but no less vigorous.