Tree care tips for weathered winter trees
Plan for a healthy growing season.
1. Clean Up and remove dead, diseased, and unsafe branches.
2. Weed beds, cut back perennials and trim fall flowering shrubs.
3. Prepare cable, brace or remove weak limbs.
4. Plant new trees and shrubs. Fertilize annually.
5. Inspect for water damage, insects, diseases, and treat.
6. The best time to get those pesky insects and fungus diseases before they really catch hold—is now.