A well-trained arborist can identify and effectively treat the Insect & Disease problems. There are many conditions caused by insects or Diseases in trees. A Bode Tree Care certified arborist can advise you about prevalent insect infestation and disease infected areas and the effective course of treatment for each.
Tree disease problems
Phytophthora Root Tot
This fungus disease causes root rot and stem cankers on many landscape trees and shrubs. Phytophthora is most prevalent on clay soils that are poorly drained and on sites receiving excessive irrigation. Fungicide treatments are available to suppress this disease. Careful selection of plant species for sites prone to root rot and judicious irrigation are also keys to managing this disease.
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Nebraska University www.nfs.unl.edu
Certified Arborist IL-4572A
Bode Tree Care
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