A cutback-decandling technique

This past January, I attended a workshop run by Daisaku Nomoto. As I was about to start plucking needles on a young pine, Nomoto recommended I leave some of the oldest needles in place. I asked why, and he suggested ┬áthe following technique. Many branches on the young pine below have grown vigorously. Even after … Continue reading A cutback-decandling technique