Weeping Willow Trees
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How to prune a weeping tree?

Zone Statesville, NC 28677 | Anonymous added on November 1, 2017 | Answered

How do I prune a tree that is supposed to be "weeping" and it is growing upwards. Is it too close to the house?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 2, 2017

This article will guide you as for how far from the house a tree should be:
https://extension.missouri.edu/p/G6900

An arborist would be able to help you with pruning issues. I am not sure what kind of tree you have, but here are guides to pruning several types of weeping trees:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/weeping-cherry/pruning-weeping-cherry.htm
https://www.gardenguides.com/78263-prune-weeping-willow-trees.html

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