|This is the small tree with most of the dead material removed.|
|This shows the small tree, in the foreground after pruning it. The middle tree just to the left, in this picture, has yet to be pruned.|
|This is the middle tree after pruning.|
|This is a closer view of the middle tree|
If you compare these photographs with the ones in the previous posting I think you will agree that the trees look better now. It remains to be seen how they continue to fare. I'll be monitoring them and I plan on continuing to fertilize them.