Pruning the trees, shrubs and hedges on your property is a maintenance task that needs to be completed on a regular basis. That’s why All Season Tree Service offers year-round pruning services for homeowners and businesses in Edmonton, Fort Saskatchewan, Leduc and the surrounding communities. Whether you want to remove dead tree branches, cut back a storm-damaged hedge or improve the shape of a decorative shrub, our team of experienced arborists can help. For more information about our services, or to request a free estimate, contact us today.
Many people don’t think about yard maintenance until the weather starts to get warmer. However, there are numerous benefits to pruning trees in winter. Since most species are dormant during this time, removing dead or damaged branches will help the tree conserve energy and promote faster growth in spring. The cold weather also reduces the risk of disease or infestation setting in before the tree can heal. Plus, it’s easier to see which branches need to be trimmed when there aren’t leaves in the way.
However, the ideal time to prune trees and shrubs depends on several factors, including the plant’s species. Here’s what you should know about pruning during various other times of the year:
All Season Tree Service offers comprehensive pruning services throughout the year. If you’re uncertain about the best time to prune the various trees and shrubs on your property, it’s best to consult a professional arborist. Our team is happy to provide expert advice about when to trim your trees to maximize their health and longevity.
Shrub and Hedge Pruning
At All Season Tree Service, we make sure the shrubs and hedges on your property get the care they need to flourish. Certain shrubs must be pruned at a specific time of year in order to bear fruit. Hedges, however, should be sheared regularly throughout their early growing season to maintain their thickness. If you want to ensure your various plants are properly pruned at the right time of year, trust the knowledgeable arborists at All Season Tree Service. From removing suckers to inspecting roots for signs of disease, our team will provide your shrubs and hedges the care they need to thrive.
Why Is Pruning Good For Your Trees & Shrubs?
By removing dead, damaged and diseased branches from the trees and shrubs on your property, you can help keep your yard safe and your plants healthy. Here are just some of the reasons to add tree and shrub pruning to your yard maintenance to-do list:
Keep in mind, however, that over-pruning a tree can do more harm than good. Additionally, it’s best to maintain the natural shape of the tree whenever possible. The best way to make certain your plants are properly pruned is to entrust this job to a professional.