Root Pruning in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN

Though hidden underground, root pruning and care is important to maintaining the health of your visible landscape. A professional arborist, like those at S&S Tree and Horticultural Specialists, can provide the proper root protection, whether the threat is construction, disease, or a new environmental factor.

Root pruning can provide many benefits to trees whether it’s prior to construction or as a tool in disease control. Well planned out root severing is a helpful practice to reduce construction damage to a tree’s root system. Pruning the roots before construction or landscaping activity enables the tree to heal more readily. This reduces stress on the tree and increases its chances of survival before, during, and after the construction process.

Vibratory Plowing
Commonly used for creating trenches, a vibratory plow can be used to sever roots between an infected tree and healthy neighbors. It severs root grafts so that transmission of tree diseases, like oak wilt, to help prevent the spread of the disease underground through the root system. Plowing can be a key component of maintaining healthy trees in your landscape. A qualified arborist can help determine if this would be a tool to be used as part of a disease strategy on your property.

In addition to making sure your landscape looks beautiful, S&S Tree and Horticultural Specialists are fully invested in the overall health of your trees. From prevention to maintenance, we can answer any tree care question or dilemma you may be facing. Contact S&S Tree today for more information on tree care and root pruning in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN.

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Brad, Chanhassen

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