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5 Important Things to Understand When Taking Care of Trees

Written by Projects To Do At Home on September 7, 2016. Posted in Alexandria tree service, Dc tree removal, Fairfax tree service

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If you have recently planted a tree with in the past three years then there are certain things that need to be done in order to make sure that the tree can reach its full potential. If not properly maintained and taken care of, trees can often succumb to disease and death because of pests and lack of water and food. Here are a few things that you should do in order to ensure tree care. Should you opt to use tree services then this is what they will do, otherwise this is what you do.

Watering
Make sure that your tree is getting at least 25 gallons of water a week. This is about equal to an inch and a half of rainfall. However, do you want to make sure that you are preventing wasteful run off as well. You can do this by turning on the hose to low and letting it rest at the base of th