Cut back to ground
Lace-Leaf Japanese Maple
Removed dead branches and thinned
Removed dead branches and structurally pruned
Plant growth is stunted, likely caused by heavy deer browsing. Consider replacing. In future, beds in this field towards the W-NW end should be protected with fencing particularly for young trees, deer browsing is significantly more severe away from road.
plant was found on the north side of G4 (near silver sword azaleas), not near the pergola. I moved it towards the back of the bed as it was originally planted too close to the sidewalk