thinning a tree’s crown, by LG trees.

Thinning a tree’s crown to increase light penetration and reduce leaf fall. Crown thin: below are before and after photos of a roughly 50 feet (five story) tall sycamore whose crown we thinned out by about a third. This increased the amount of light penetrating the tree’s canopy and reaching the gardens and houses below,…

Pruning a cherry tree: reduction by thinning

Sensitive reduction by thinning Here’s what can be achieved by a sensitive reduction: a slightly smaller, significantly thinner tree, thereby allowing more light to reach the houses behind and the gardens below, while maintaining a natural shape and a healthy tree. Cherry tree before and after our reduction by thinning If you like what you’ve…