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Yew Tree Removal – Chellaston, Derby

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We were in Chellaston today removing a Yew tree and a few other small bits. The homeowner has plans to level off the front garden. We will return to grind the stumps out. – Tree Species – English Yew (Taxus baccata) Location – Chellaston, Derby Images © Gardenscape – Photos

Weeping Willow Pollard – Chellaston, Derby

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Today we visited this fairly large weeping willow pollard in Chellaston, Derby. The tree had been previously pollarded by the previous house owners and the current owners had decided it needed pollarding again, but ever lower than previous. Willow is a tree that is pretty much indestructible and will take well to any form of work taken out on them. They just keep going. We …

Beech Hedge Reduction, Chellaston

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Here is a small Beech hedge reduction this morning in Chellaston. It was a pretty wet and dull day but an enjoyable job to work on. It’s not often I get the chance to use my secateurs and shears, but the whole hedge was reduced using a pruning saw and secateurs, and then finally groomed with my favourite pair  of Okatsune shears from Japan. Doing …