Canadian Forest Service Publications
Pruning is good, but doing it at the right time is better! 2009. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Quebec, Quebec. Branching out, No 48. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 29502
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
Availability: PDF (download)
There are lots of questions surrounding pruning, mostly as to why, how, and especially when pruning should be done. In this follow-up to an earlier article dealing with proper pruning techniques, a researcher with the Canadian Forest Service of Natural Resources Canada analyzed different scenarios to find out when might be the best time for pruning.
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Élaguer, c'est bien; au bon moment, c'est mieux! L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 48. (NOTE : Mise à jour disponible. Voir L'Éclaircie 67) (French)