Archive: November, 2013

Why is My Old Mountain Ash Tree Falling Apart?

Posted by shane - November 12, 2013 - Insects, Diseases & Other Problems, Pruning Techniques

I just moved into a 1950’s neighbourhood in Red Deer and the only tree in my yard is an old American mountain ash (Sorbus americana).  It, like many or most mountain ash of the same age, is decayed, has very poor structure, and without considerable help, will self-destruct within a few years, or perhaps in […]

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