Custom plant training

Mother Nature seems to do just fine on her own, but once in awhile we can't help ourselves and want to tweak a tree just a little bit to give it a slightly different look or help it fit into a certain space.  Around our grounds, you'll see countless trees being trained for various reasons.  

 hard-training a Pine

hard-training a Pine

  Acer japonicum  'Aconitifolium' being trained to spread horizontally

Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium' being trained to spread horizontally

  Acer circinatum  'Monroe'  being trained horizontally

Acer circinatum 'Monroe'  being trained horizontally

 Training a dissectum maple to spread and trail for a water feature.  Currently approx. 2'H x 15'+W...

Training a dissectum maple to spread and trail for a water feature.  Currently approx. 2'H x 15'+W...

 Maple almost done being trained to expose trunk and various tiered levels

Maple almost done being trained to expose trunk and various tiered levels