This is a common question beginning in early spring. The answer varies, based on the specific tree or shrub and the situation. There are preferred pruning seasons for many trees and shrubs:

 

Keep in mind these are general pruning guidelines and there are situations when immediate pruning is required, no matter the season. For example, removing deadwood from a tree or shrub, achieving more ground clearance or clearing space around a building and removing hazardous tree limbs or intersecting branches. Falling branches may damage property or cause injuries. It’s important that these conditions are addressed sooner rather than later.

Kramer Tree Specialists provides the proper equipment and people needed to correctly prune your trees and shrubs. Call us today to have a Certified Arborist inspect and evaluate the landscape for pruning needs.

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