Girdling Root Syndrome
Stem Girdling Roots is a common problem for urban trees and drastically shortens a tree’s life.
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Your certified arborist will identify indications of girdling roots, including:
- No visible flare at soil surface
- Thin or sparse canopy
- Off-colored leaves
- Early fall color and leaf drop
- Trunk with flat spots
Trees most susceptible to stem girdling roots:
Treating trees suffering from girdling roots is an ongoing process. We guide you through the after-care to help keep your trees strong and healthy for years to come.