Horse Chestnut Trees

Looking After a Horse Chestnut Tree

david53 added on May 25, 2014 | Answered

I have grown a horse chestnut tree/sapling from a conker. It is about 7 foot tall and has a lot of small branches on the 'trunk'. I guess these should be removed. If so, how and when, and are there precautions I should take?

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Answered on May 27, 2014

This article has information about horse chestnut. It advises pruning in late winter.
No special approach to pruning, just cut the little branches off flush with the trunk, using a hand pruner or saw.

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