Hackberry – from 60 foot to 6 foot

A hackberry tree is a great host plant for Question Marks and American Snouts in my area (St.Louis).

The problem is that the tree can get too large – 60′ or more.

I keep it in shape with some pruners and so far it seems to be doing fine.

You have to be a bit vicious early in the season and the tree will leaf out great.

Hackberry Tree

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