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Subject: birchtree
Category: Category 1
Posted On: April 20, 2005
From: antwon
Message: when to prune birchtree

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From: Richbar Nursery - Robin (April 22, 2005)
Message: As a general rule, birch trees should not be pruned unless necessary (removal of dead branches etc...) since the resulting stress and sap loss attracts insects to the tree. For necessary cuts, pruning is best undertaken in mid June as the sap flow will be less at this time.

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