Tree trimming

Asked October 1, 2017, 1:55 PM EDT

When is it the best time to trim a honey locust tree?

Benton County Minnesota pruning honey locust

1 Response

The following excerpt from a University of Minnesota bulletin answers your question:

  • "To avoid increased likelihood of stem cankers, prune honeylocusts when they are still dormant in late winter. If they must be pruned in summer, avoid rainy or humid weather conditions."