Cornus mas No.3 next phase

In March I wired this tree, you can find few pictures and its short history here. Tree is growing fast and when I was checking wires they bite into bark a bot on some places. So I decided to remove them since branches were holding in positions. Now I will leave it to grow undisturbed for the next few weeks. Than I will cut new growth back to promote back budding. 

Before work, still with wires

New shoots all over the trunk, all must be cleared

And after work. Wires are gone, trunk cleared and substrate cleared from weed. 

Other side, one of possible future fronts.

Aerial view of crown.
Two months ago, after wiring
And few weeks after collecting, in May 2012

Spruces

Spruce No.2 (on left) moved into new pot couple of days ago. So new spruce (No. 7, on right and second picture) moved into empty chinese po...