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Mower Injury
Description: Injuries incurred by lawn mowers and string trimmers can seriously threaten a tree’s health. Nicks or cuts to the… read more
Nutrient Deficiency
Description: Not all plant problems are caused by insects or diseases. Plants require nutrients to stay healthy and those aren’t… read more
Poor Drainage
Description: Poor drainage is a common landscape problem and is considered by many to be one of the biggest killers… read more
Water Deficiency
Description: Tree health and growth depend upon an adequate supply of water. Normally, rainfall supplies enough to sustain healthy trees.… read more
Description: Trees, because they are normally the tallest point around, are natural lightning rods. When a tree is struck by… read more
Girdling Root
Description: Girdling root is defined as “a root that grows around the trunk of a tree, thus tending to strangle… read more
Construction Damage
The construction process can be devastating to surrounding trees when there is no protection plan in place. Broken branches are… read more
Black Knot
Description: Black knot is a serious disease of plum and cherry trees caused by the fungus Apiosporina morbosa. It is… read more
Cedar-Apple Rust
Description: Cedar-apple rust can be very harmful to the health of apple trees. If severe infections of cedar-apple rust continue… read more

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