There is no question that lightning poses one of the greatest threats to massive trees. There are more trees that are hit by lightning than you might have thought. Nevertheless, not all trees are equally vulnerable to lightning strikes, and you can save certain trees that have been struck. If lightning strikes, it instantly turns… Read More What should you do if your tree is struck by lightning?
Sometimes it’s very exciting to watch things grow as we plant – but not all that grows is helpful or beneficial. Water sprouts are highly likely to occur in reaction to tree pruning or injury, such as branches broken off in storms. These are bad because the tissues are not as solid as usual branches… Read More How to deal with water sprouts on trees