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This tree has had a good growing season so far. The candles have extended well and are now ready for pinching. I intend to pinch most over the next few days but will leave those that are just above the … Continue reading
This large Scots Pine, originally dug up from MOD scrub land in Surrey about 1995 is doing well. Having had some indecision about the front and the curve in the trunk about five years ago I finally settled for the … Continue reading
A couple of rather poor pics of a literati style scots pine recently thinned, wired and styled. This is clearly a work in progress but is a tree that has a little potential. Obviously it is in need of a … Continue reading
This tree is in the very early stages of development but has shown excellent candle extension and back budding. This is it before and after very basic candle pinching.
This is another tree that is doing very well just now. The candles had extended very well and it was time to pinch them back. Obviously not all have been pinched back. Those where the tree is weaker and where … Continue reading
This Scots Pine received a bit of a chop last year as this link shows. (Starting the journey). The tree has been heavily fed during the past year. This has resulted in improved health and significant growth. I decided to … Continue reading