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Ondae I’ll make a decision, pt 2

Since the newly-wired leader was growing and the wiring appeared to have not killed the branch, the backup plan was abandoned.



It will be interesting to see if the decision weakens the tree, or if it will direct energy to what’s left.
Unlikely adventitious bud breaking from old wood, on the bottom of the low branch:


And here it is on 6/15/14. I’ll repot it in the spring and get it growing strong in fresh soil. I think it has been in this pot for 5 years now.


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  1. ron heinen #

    way cool. I like it.

    June 28, 2014
  2. what pine is it? it has lovely bark and trunk movement and taper. did you grow it yourself from some stage? any history of it?

    June 28, 2014

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