It's the wrong thing to do.
Why? Check out the second photo.
|Jersey St, Jolimont - Year 1 (click to enlarge)|
The picture below is a Jacaranda from the previous year's planting in the same street. All it's done is grow into an even longer and whippier fishing pole! It would have been better to put in smaller, stouter trees that had been grown properly. Sure, they don't always have the day one 'wow' factor, but our job as Parks professionals is to sell the benefits of foregoing a bit of initial impact for long-term gain.
|Jersey St, Jolimont - Year 2 (click to enlarge)|