Ted Collins Tree and Landscape understands the urge to clean snow off of your plants, shrubs and bushes by hand, but this may cause damage. Don’t try and remove or knock off snow from you ornamentals and shrubs, let Mother Nature do it.
She is the one that dumped the snow on your plants so letting her remove it during the upcoming thaw will provide much better results.
Trying to remove the snow yourself may cause more damage to the already stressed plants. (more…)