Ask an arborist

tree-care.info for tree advice

Help my Silver Birch

Help my Silver Birch
Posted by: Chris Lewis (IP Logged)
Date: May 10, 2007 17:17


I planted a Silver Birch tree in my garden in spring 2006 and it seemed to be thriving. It grew at a steady rate and was pest/disease free. This spring however the branches have started to droop. At first I thought it was due to lack of water because of the dry April we had but the more I watered it the more it droops. I have now left it 2 weeks with only the rain watering it but it is still getting worse. The top branches now point downwards. Can anyone offer any advice?

Subject Posted By Posted
|  Help my Silver Birch Chris Lewis 10/05/2007 17:17
||  Re: Help my Silver Birch chris 11/05/2007 12:40
|||  Re: Help my Silver Birch Chris Lewis 13/05/2007 18:02
||||  Re: Help my Silver Birch veronica 31/10/2007 08:48
||  Re: Help my Silver Birch terese thomas 24/05/2007 14:07
|||  Re: Help my Silver Birch Chris Lewis 01/06/2007 18:46

Advice offered in this forum is of a general nature only. It is by its nature not based on any site investigation and should not be relied upon. Neither the forum administrator nor any contributor will be held liable for damages occurring as a result of relying on advice given here. You should contact a competent arboriculturist for a more detailed answer.