Elm tree pruning

Asked July 12, 2019, 3:45 PM EDT

I have two mature elms. What time of year is best to have them trimmed? Thanks,

Montgomery County Maryland plant care trees timing of pruning elm

1 Response

The best time for pruning Elm is Oct-December, but now through Oct. is o.k.

You can refer to this guide from Virginia Tech Extension here: https://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/content/dam/pubs_ext_vt_edu/430/430-460/430-460_pdf.pdf


Christine