Step 9: Enjoy the Spring Show

tree in full bloom having been correctly pruned
Photo: Karen Bussolini
The pruned magnolia has fewer blooms the first year, but ultimately it will produce more. Its healthier, more open and balanced form also makes the tree less vulnerable to damage from heavy winds, ice, or snow.
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    Tools List

    • Pole Saw
      Pole saw
    • lopper
      Bypass loppers
    • bypass pruners
      Bypass pruners
    • pruning saw
      Pruning handsaw

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