Tips For Trimming And Shaping Your Cottonwood Tree

Cottonwood trees are popular with homeowners because of their relatively quick growth when compared to other tree species that grow in the same climate, such as cedar, mulberry, and oak trees. However, all of their quick growth comes with the added requirement of trimming away the excess branches each year and shaping the tree before the upper branches become too high and out of the reach of your pole saw. 

Follow these tips to keep your property’s cottonwood trees healthy and looking wonderful for decades to come:

Prune Cottonwood Trees in the Late Winter

Always prune your cottonwood trees during their dormant season near the end of winter.…