When to Prune Japanese Maple Tress and Make Proper Cuts
Japanese maples are expensive trees, and as you are reading this, you are probably thinking about a Japanese maple in your yard that you are nervous about pruning. So you want to get it right!
There are a lot of things to learn about pruning Japanese maples. In this article, we will discuss the best time of year to trim a Japanese maple, as well as a basic trimming tactics in how to make proper cuts to your Japanese Maple.
When Can I Prune My Japanese maple?
The summer (June, July, August, September) and in the middle of the dead winter (January, February) are the best times to trim your Japanese Maple. You really want to avoid pruning your Japanese maple when