A Technical Report from The Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories

Arborists have long recognized the importance of proper pruning techniques in preventing wood decay in shade trees. A standard pruning practice intended to minimize decay has entailed removing branches flush with the parent stem to avoid leaving stubs that may provide an entrance for wood decay organisms.


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