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Name: Susie VanEmburgh
Southern New Jersey
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Jul 31, 2015 5:18 PM CST
|It sounds like the perfect answer except I don't know what"Girdling" a plant means. What do you do to the plant to girdle it?
Jul 31, 2015 9:30 PM CST
|Susie, it means that you cut off the bark and a little way into the wood in a strip a couple of inches wide all the way around the trunk of the tree.
Old gardeners never die. They are just pruned and repotted.
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