“There’s something wrong with my tree!”
Have you noticed a drastic change in your tree’s health? Even if you’re unsure what’s wrong it’s evident there’s a problem. In most cases, tree diseases or tree insect infestation are the issues. If caught early enough treatment is available that can nurse your tree back to health.
Recognize The Signs of Tree Diseases or Insect Infestation.
Some of the most obvious signs of disease or infestation appear in the leaves. They may become discolored, misshaped or curled, and have untimely leaf drop. Other signs include peeling bark, evidence of insects, small holes and sawdust.
Know The Most Common Problems.
Does your tree look like any of the below?
5 Most Common Tree Problems Of North Central Ohio:
Needle Cast (Spruce trees)
Apple Scab (Crab apples)
Chlorosis (Due to soil issues)
Emerald Ash Borer (Ash trees)
Girdling Roots (Typically maple trees)
Causes of Disease and Infestation.
Several factors can lead to tree diseases and insect infestation, such as:
The problem’s not always easy to pinpoint because symptoms can look so similar. You’ll need a trained eye that can correctly identify the problem and the prescribe the proper treatment. Call us to have one of our certified arborists inspect your tree and diagnose the issue.