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Yaupon holly refinement

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Once or twice a year, Yaupon holly my hair cut. I cut back to the silhouette, remove branches that are growing downward and thin branches in highly populated areas. The work is fun and the result is satisfactory.

Yaupon holly

Yaupon holly – before clipping

Yaupon holly

After trimming

Depending on the weather, I can expect a new wave of growth ahead of winter. If preparing the tree for the exhibit, I reduced it a little early to ensure that enough new growth time to fill the silhouette in warm weather or cold.

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