Talking Trees with Davey Tree

How to Protect Bark on Trees from Trimmers + Other Tree Dangers

June 24, 2021 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 1 Episode 24
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
How to Protect Bark on Trees from Trimmers + Other Tree Dangers
Show Notes

Ben Wasielewski from Davey's Orlando office talks all about tree dangers you should be careful of, such as how trimmers and lawn mowers can be dangerous to tree bark. 

In this episode we cover:

  • String trimmers (0:36)
  • Mulch rings and proper way to mulch (2:12)
  • Lawn mowers (3:50)
  • How to let a tree heal from mower and trimmer damage (4:17)
  • Bark tracing (5:05)
  • Pruning damage and tree topping (6:25)
  • Pruning during hurricane season (9:25)
  • Tree inspection (10:46)
  • Fertilizer and products to watch (12:24)
  • Planting season in Florida and watering (14:50)
  • Hurricanes (16:43) 
  • How Ben started his job and what he enjoys (19:18)

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To learn more about prepping your trees for storms, read our blog, Protect Your Home by Prepping Trees for Tornadoes and Hurricanes.

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