Thursday, February 21, 2013

The Chop...

After planting the Paulowia Tomentosa three years ago as a mere twig. I've enjoyed watching it get taller and taller and now very much a proper tree, but  it was always destinded for the big chop. Which it got the other day, I couldn't see a fifty foot tree fitting into my landscape. The deed done I'm looking forward to even more dramatic leaves this year. Now it's on to the Eucalyptus...

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  1. You are so brave...I have a Willow I should do this to...but I'm afraid (even though I don't really like that Willow much)!

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    1. Scott, Say the word...I'll come round with my loppers!

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  2. Who knew you were a lumberjack in disguise?

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  3. Ricki, It's my Japanese mothers influence , she hacked down most of my shrubs and trees when we first moved in.

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  4. Wow! I'm looking forward to seeing the results this summer.

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    1. So am I , I've been pressing my nose up close everyday ...no signs of growth yet.

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