2016 September Saturday Styling Review

Despite the recent rain, increasing temperatures and daylight hours are leading to lots of new growth on many species.  Tables were full with many members working on their trees.  See examples below.



Chinese Elm


Azalea and some of the growth removed during styling


Cedar after needle plucking

Several trees benefitted from a group styling review with before and after views below.

Black Pine
Black Pine with adjusted planting angle


Sargent Juniper- before


Sargent Juniper- after




Juniper with adjusted front and possible branch removal


Cedar with adjusted angle


Black Pine – Alternative 1


Black Pine – Alternative 2


Other trees for viewing included.
Japanese Maple Group


Chinese Elm




Prunus glandulosa – Bush Cherry – Flowers


Prunus glandulosa – Bush Cherry