Tree Band-Aids?

The idea of dressing tree wounds in order to protect them is pretty old. It has also been thoroughly debunked by the arborist community. There are plenty of products out there that claim to stop the spread of decay or pathogens. Unfortunately, they do not work, and some can even be detrimental to the tree. […]

The idea of dressing tree wounds in order to protect them is pretty old. It has also been thoroughly debunked by the arborist community.

There are plenty of products out there that claim to stop the spread of decay or pathogens. Unfortunately, they do not work, and some can even be detrimental to the tree.

The best way to ensure the proper healing of tree wounds is to prune them correctly in the first place.

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