Tag: Tree Surgery

Tree Surgery Best Practice

Tree pruning, removing dead branches and unsightly growth is a basic requirement to keep a tree in a safe and healthy condition, maintain a pleasing form and acceptable size, promote growth and uplift the quality of flowers, fruit and timber.  Incorrect pruning is often the cause of disease, trees becoming hazardous and losing an otherwise attractive form. When […]

Sacred Trees

It’s an interesting fact that trees make a significant appearance in a number of religious and spiritual practices. Biblical & Jewish texts make metaphorical use of trees, the Kabbalah’s  “tree of life” and the Biblical “tree of knowledge” in the book of Genesis. Also The Bodhi tree in Buddhist writings, under which The Buddha is known to have reached enlightenment. Druids and pagans were also […]