Pruning to Rejuvenate Ice Damaged Trees and The Best Trees to Survive Ice Storms
Sunday, January 26, 2014
1:00 pm - Pruning to Rejuvenate Ice Storm Damaged Trees
Doug Johnson from TREEKEEPERS LLC - Johnson's Arboriculture in Camden will talk and demonstrate the best pruning practices and strategies to renew and rejuvenate ice damaged trees. While much damage from the ice storm needs to be remedied by professionals, smaller pruning projects can be accomplished by homeowners. Doug will also discuss the best tools you need.
Doug has conducted numerous workshops for Plants Unlimited and the community. Since 1994, providing quality care emphasizing tree preservation for shade trees, evergreens, fruit trees, shrubs, and ornamentals. Aesthetic, health, and restoration pruning; cabling; removals; fertilization; organic insect and disease controls. Safety inspections, appraisals, consulting. Tree protection during construction. Historic landscapes. Vistas and woodland trails. Shoreland zones. Six licensed arborists Senior arborist Douglas Johnson is International Society of Arboriculture certified
2:30 pm - Best Trees to Survive Ice Storms
Hammon Buck, owner of Plants Unlimited. will discuss the best tree varieties to survive ice damage and heavy snow loads. Because of limb rigidity or tree branching structure, certain trees fare better than others in severe weather loads.Participants will receive a handout of these tree varieties
BOTH programs are FREE - We do ask that you register before January 25th so that we can gauge attendance. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us to register.
PO Box 374 - 629 Commercial Street (Route1)
Rockport, Maine 04856
207-594-7754 fax 207-594-8510
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