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A Guide to Successful Pruning: Deciduous Tree Pruning Calendar


430-460 (SPES-328P)

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Authored by Susan C. French, Extension Technician; Bonnie Lee Appleton, Extension Horticulturist, and reviewed by Laurie J. Fox, Research Associate, Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Virginia Tech

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Publication Date

June 16, 2021