Can I cut back pencil pines eg take heads off to create hedge effect or will this kill them.

Can I cut back pencil pines eg take heads off to create hedge effect or will this kill them. They 20Mt High

yates

13 June 2013 07:27 AM

Hi Margaret,

You will not kill the pencil pine conifers if you reduce their height but it will certainly alter their shape. If they are 20 metres high this will be a huge job and I think would need to be done by a professional aborist.

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