Marblehead, MA Tree Pruning- Tree Pruning Service. Tree services including emergency service for Tree Removal, Trimming, Stump Grinding and more. Call us today ator request a quote to be connected to a Tree Service in your area. Apr 07, Homeowners can reduce the risk of oak wilt infections by not pruning or otherwise injuring oaks after April While high risk of infection decreases to lower risk after mid-July, it’s prudent to simply avoid pruning oak trees from just prior to bud break to leaf drop.
This means April to bushlop.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins. Call us today at to get a free estimate on your Marblehead, MA tree service project. Let one of our tree pros work on your trees today! Apr 30, Sadly, oak wilt (Ceratocystis fagacearum) is a serious disease that can quickly kill oak trees.
Oak trees pruned during the growing season are at greater risk of infection. According to experts at Michigan State University Extension, the normal time-tested advice to prevent oak wilt is to not prune oaks after April 1, otherwise you risk injuring oaks. While risk of infection decreases after mid-July, it’s prudent to avoid pruning any type of injury of these majestic trees Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
Sep 26, Oak trees are best trimmed in the winter between November and March. Oak trees are dormant in winter and are less likely to be negatively affected by pruning when in winter dormancy. That being said, branches which are dead, damaged, or diseased should be removed any time of year (and as soon as possible).Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.