Wounding Is Key by Trees Are Key published on 2018-11-01T17:41:04Z Wounding is Key Not only are we in prime planting season across Texas but it is also pruning season. Let's talk about wounds and trees. We touched on this a few episodes ago when we discussed decay, but before decay comes a wound. Join us this week to learn more about why “Wounding Is Key.” Species Spotlight This week’s tree has a patriotic name and can add interest year- round. The American holly (Ilex opaca)is a tough Texas native that grows in areas with more moisture. Listen to this episode of #TreesAreKey to learn more about this wonderful tree.