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Re: Busy weekend

  • To: gardenchat@hort.net
  • Subject: Re: [CHAT] Busy weekend
  • From: "Chapel Ridge Wal Mart National Hearing Center" 4042N15@nationalhearing.com
  • Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2006 10:09:26 -0600
  • References: <12342836.1136858462521.JavaMail.root@sniper6>

Poodle trees are all the rage, Donna.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Donna" <gossiper@sbcglobal.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Monday, January 09, 2006 7:59 PM
Subject: RE: [CHAT] Busy weekend

> Oops... sorry, read my other message about all the messages.
> I also hate pruning... I never do it right and usually end up with more of
> mess than when I started. Never did get to that plum tree last year and
> it is... well, not sure what but something!
> I also have my newer trees to decide what to do with too. ( my excuse was
> just planted late in the year and wanted to give them a year to settle
> first). Well... when I bought them they looked ok-- but for what ever
> reason, the middle branches didn't come back last year... so, if you can
> imagine, I have some lower branches (which need to come off soon) then a
> space, then top branches. Well first thought was, ok, get rid of the
> and it will be fine growing from the top... but looking at these trees,
> two like this) the trunk is just not going to look good as it isn't really
> straight till the branches at the top...
> What to do? Suggestions?
> Donna
> Ps- good luck with the cat-
> > -----Original Message-----
> >
> > You guys were sure busy on the keyboards over the weekend, I had over
> > messages waiting this morning. Our weather was gorgeous but I only got
> > in the garden one day. I did get the fruit trees pruned finally, they
> > didn't
> > get it last year. I hate pruning - I am so fretful about doing it
> > that I end up frozen, unable to decide where to cut. But I gritted my
> > teeth,
> > read my pruning book and then just cut away.
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