Pruning Trees: Information for Beginners
Many homeowners wonder how to prune trees properly, including when to prune trees. This FAQ complex answers those "how" and "when" questions. But since growing trees involves other questions, too, I also deal with topics such as selecting and planting trees.
Book on How to Prune and Train Plants - Review
You will often need to prune plants, but that necessity does not whisk away the trepidation associated with pruning for most people, unhappily. Read my review to determine if this book will allay your fears.
How to Prune a Tree
In prefacing his instructions on how to prune a tree, Steve Nix, About's Forestry Guide, writes, "There are many reasons for pruning trees. Pruning will make trees more safe, increase vigor and health, and will make a tree more beautiful."