Month: December 2011

Winter Stresses on Trees & Shrubs

Winter’s heavy snow and ice, as well as frozen soil conditions can damage trees and shrubs. Even areas without major snowfall experience high winds and fluctuations in temperatures, causing serious stress for cherished landscapes. On sunny days in the winter, the tree’s trunk and main limbs can warm to 15 degrees higher than the air … Continue reading Winter Stresses on Trees & Shrubs