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Protecting Trees from Cankerworm Damage
It was in early 2000’s when cankerworms became a big buzzword in the Charlotte area. These species are known for eating tree leaves, especially during early spring. While they don’t kill trees immediately, the process gradually wane trees, especially the old ones. Their presence makes trees susceptible to several diseases and other stressors. Tree banding in Charlotte is considered one of the most effective methods of protection.
Types of Cankerworms: There are two species of cankerworm – the fall cankerworm and the spring cankerworm.
The Charlotte area has had a rising population of cankerworms. Depending on the types of trees and shrubs, there are several tips available for cankerworm prevention and removal. Read on to learn the amazing methods:
Trees with cankerworms are common in the Charlotte area. The banding method has been followed for the last 25 years, but can still be ineffective in some situations. Their population is increasing and thus, arborists are coming up with new solutions.
To help trees grow faster, contact AAA Tree Experts in Charlotte and get in touch with an expert for advice and solution. As a leading tree care expert, we have a team of arborists, to enhance and preserve the beauty of your trees.