Tag Archives: defoliation

Let the tree talk to you, just don’t be surprised if they say they want to leaf……

This is a clients tree, chloroluceun tortum, the Brazilian raintree. It’s a humble little tree really. But she likes it. And that’s all that matters. It had a Jin on it, but this is all that’s left of the deadwood. … Continue reading

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It’s almost December 31st, seems like a good time to defoliate a Brazilian Raintree, right?

What special type of idiot could I possibly be? I know I’m in Florida and all, but who, in their right mind, would even think of defoliating a Brazilian Raintree in the middle of winter? I mean, even though we … Continue reading

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