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Q.I Have Two 20 Feet High Leyland Cypress On Either Side Of My Garage. How To Reduce The Size To 10 Feet?

Zone Charleston, SC | Alokeshgarex added on October 20, 2022 | Answered

These two trees are 12 years old and has fallen down during the storm. It is not only huge 20 feet but also heavy. I would like reduce the size to 10 feet. How do I cut the side branches and also the tree top? The tree trunk in the middle is about 6 inches in diameter. Please let me know how you and when to do this.

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Answered on October 20, 2022

Because this is a dangerous job for, not only trained professionals, but any one else not trained in tree removal, I would recommend having this done professionally.

Your local extension service can be of assistance:


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