cutting back oak and beech trees

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Marie Daly asked 12 years ago

when is the best time to cut back oak trees and beech trees without stopping their growth

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Oak and beech trees are best not cut back, because this spoils their shape. Lower branches can be removed in winter to allow passage underneath. If there is not enough space to grow them, they should be taken out.