One of the best gifts you can give your trees in winter is a fresh prune. This time of year is called the dormant season, and it’s when trees halt their growth so they can safely get through winter and come out strong for a growth-filled spring.
Benefits Of Dormant Season Pruning
Dormant season pruning reduces the risk of fungal infections and spreading certain tree diseases like Dutch Elm and Oat Wilt. It also minimizes sap loss and increases visibility to identify any branch structure problems.
Continue reading to dig deeper into the benefits of dormant pruning!