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Pruning this Shrub
Neglected it the past few years and my -now- small trees are spreading more than I like. So I just started snipping and finished 3/4 of one and will get them both done this weekend.
Just a bit tedious, but not difficult.
You can see how large I let this one grow by the photo, but it is off to the side and is fine for now, although visually it takes up space. The other one has stayed about a third of this size.
oh. and that is my favorite cat waiting for some poor unsuspecting birdie. Handyman and I call him “Bob”, the kids call him “Assassinator”. My favorite cat ever (I’m more of a ‘dog’ person). He has so much gumption and personality, but is slightly more scared of things since the time we got him “fixed”- didn’t trust people so much after that. heh.
All about pruning your mugo pines, from earlier posting.
Grow a Mugo Pine: