This goes back to what I said in my “Heat Tolerance” and my “Shade Tolerance” blog posts. This is where the age old conflict between turf and trees comes about. If you want some decent turf under your trees, you will probably have to trim or prune your trees. I’m sorry tree huggers. That’s just the way it is. That’s a fact, Jack.
Some of you know that I got my horticulture certification in January of this year (2014). So, here I go with my horticultural hat on.