Apr 21, Here are the steps in shaping a willow tree: Remove any damaged or broken branches. Make the cuts where the branch attaches to the trunk.
Instead, wait until winter to prune the branches.
Choose a tall, upright stem at the top of the tree as a central leader, and remove competing stems. Remove branches that grow up instead of bushfelling.clubted Reading Time: 3 mins.
If you continue to use a hedge trimmer at the seven foot level you will cause the tree to develop a mass of new growth at that height. It would be better practice and more aesthetically pleasing to use a pole pruner to deliver a series of graduated cuts at various bushfelling.clubg: Hernando FL.