cut trachy/recovery pic

coltraneMay 2, 2010

Heres the one that was full of worms and bugs about a week ago. Not quite as drastic as Jims cut jobs, but the technique was basically the same. Nice to see a spear and not worms and rot.

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butiaman(8a Douglasville,GA.)

How far did you cut before you saw green,or did you?How long after you cut it, did you see new growth coming out?It has been four days since I cut my pindo,and nothing yet.How old is that trachy?My pindo is 11yrs old this spring.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2010 at 9:04PM
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tropicalzone7(7b)

It looks very healthy or at least is doing much better. Im sure it will get lots of good growth on it!

    Bookmark   May 2, 2010 at 9:26PM
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statenislandpalm7a(7a)

That's great. my trachys that had spear pull also recovered.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2010 at 9:31PM
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coltrane

I first cut away about 6 frawns, then cut the trunk about 2 or three inches down. At that point it looked pretty good so I left it at that. Recovery was almost imediate. Its only been in the ground a year, dont know its actual age. What you see is all growth from this past week. I think I chopped it last Saturday.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2010 at 9:39PM
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jimhardy

Nice to see it still has some leaves on it,that will help it recover faster!

    Bookmark   May 2, 2010 at 10:06PM
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brooklyngreg(7a NYC coastal plain)

It looks very healthy and growing fast:)

    Bookmark   May 3, 2010 at 1:15PM
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