Red Maple Trees
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Red maple

Zone Deltaville,va | Thyra harris added on May 13, 2016 | Answered

Should it be pruned so it grows on one trunk with no crotch? My tree is growing like a "y".

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 14, 2016

It sounds from your description that this is a normal growth pattern for a Maple Tree.
Here are some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/maple/care-of-red-maple-trees.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/maple/maple-tree-types.htm

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