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Most potted pecan trees need very little initial pruning, but as the trees get older, corrective pruning may be necessary. Keep these pointers in mind: NOTE: This is part 8 in a series of 11 articles. For a complete background on how to grow pecan trees, we recommend starting from the treeremove.buzzg: Annandale VA. Apr 06, Pecan trees are normally pruned during the dormant season because it is easier to see what needs to be pruned and easier to access and make the cut.
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Jan 14, When you prune a tree, whether the cut is on the stem or on the root, you stimulate growth.
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