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14 Master Gardener Basic Training: Woody Ornamentals: Pruning Trees & Shrubs

November 17, 2019
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Master Gardener Class Assignments

The assignments for this session are listed under "Related Files."


Supplemental Reading and Resources

Purdue Master Gardener Manual, Chapter 10

TreesAreGood.org (where to find a certified arborist), International Society of Arboriculture (http://www.isa-arbor.com/)

Care of Woody Plants, Kentucky Master Gardener Manual

All About Pruning, Kansas State University

Pruning Shade Trees in Landscapes, University of Florida

How to Recognize Hazardous Defects in Trees, USDA Forest Service

Tree Pruning Essentials (video), Purdue University

Pruning Low Limbs on a Tree (video), University of Illinois

Pruning Evergreen Shrubs to Maintain Natural Form (video), University of Illinois

Pruning Lilacs (video), Michigan State University

YouTube Videos, PlantAmnesty (http://www.plantamnesty.org/)

Maintenance Information for Specific Tools, Felco

Purdue Publications Related to the Topic

Trees Need a Proper Start - Prune Them Right (FNR-FAQ-19)

Tree Pruning Essentials (FNR-506)

Corrective Pruning for Deciduous Trees (FNR-563)

Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs (HO-4)

What's Wrong with Topping Trees? (FNR-FAQ-14)

Why Hire an Arborist? (FNR-FAQ-13)

Tree Pruning: What do Trees Think? (FNR-534)


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