3 Ways To Care For Your Trees When it is Hot

As our summer closes, we have seen some unimaginably hot temperatures here in the south of the UK. This requires a moment to ponder on how your trees might feel during these days of constant intense sunshine.

Here is some top tips on the best way to ensure your trees can endure these heatwaves which we are warned may well become more commonplace.

Should I Regularly Water my trees?

The trees around your house, like flowers and plants, are a living organism. Very much like you, your family, and your pets. They likewise, will need however much water they have during normal weathers. If you’ve got dried out trees that  begin to give indications of drying out then there are a few things to be considered. In this is the case, make certain to give your trees the water they need. It very well might be enticing to overwater them throughout the mid year heatwave, but that can be a poorly conceived notion. Newly planted and young trees, for example, need two times the ordinary measure of water. More seasoned trees will endure the dry spells longer, however you still may need to water them.

If Possible, find them some shade.

You’d feel greatly improved sitting in the shade with a tall glass of ice cold lemonade and the most recent best selling novel. Your trees would see the value in some shade as well. This is only really possible if you have smaller, young trees that you may be able to shade with a large gazeebo or an umbrella. Along these lines, you can safeguard their leaves and crowns. Be that as it may, when the intense heat has gone, you’ll have to bring down all of the additional shade you’ve given. All things considered, badly affected trees suffing from dryness will require time to return and change. Most of time they will get back to their former glory, particularly more aged trees

Keeping Up With General Tree Maintenance

Finally, you should guarantee that each and every tree you own is well maintained. If your trees have been well kept and regularly maintained they will be much healthier than others that have been left. This gives them a much better chance in adverse weather conditions, whether heat or high winds.

Alpine Tree Surgeons are experts in domestic and commercial tree care and maintenance. We offer a free visit to your property where we can advise and give a quote for work that will benefit your trees and  hedges. We can get rid of dangerous branches, tree stumps and clear away any garden vegetation that has got out of hand.

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