thanks for the welcome...i'm in south jersey, near Long Beach Island....i'm not sure exactly how to navigate this forum, but i was happy to have found it.....last weekend was a tease and thats how my husband got such a great start on my back garden...now mother nature is playing with our emotions!!!!!! looking forward to seeing all the wonderful photos from fellow gardners!
"Thank you for the response/remarks. We once lost a large flowering cherry to snow load. The trunk was split 5 ways as all the branches went down. Now that was a TOTAL loss. Learn how to prune--the best ANGLE for a branch from a trunk makes it…"