Root collar excavations are necessary for trees. Girdled roots are extremely common, yet they can go unnoticed for decades until it’s too late to save the tree.
Common causes for girdled roots include the following:
Root collar excavations can save a tree in need and ultimately eliminate a list of expensive complications that could arise if left untreated.
Untreated girdle roots can cause severe complications for a tree:
Root Collar excavation can mitigate any damages a tree has already received and prevent further harm to the tree. At a minimum, the tree will have more access to nutrients, and the canopy will regain a healthy appearance.
Why should you choose us to help ? Here are a few important reasons:
Occasionally, some trees that have already suffered decades of starvation are at very high risk of falling. Complete tree removal is considered the best treatment possible on those few occasions. After you book a consultation, our certified arborist will visit your property, assess the area, and determine the best and most affordable treatment plan for your trees.
Below is a series of photos of root collar excavations we have performed, a diagram of a tree’s root system, and a tree that has fallen over due to its extremely damaged roots. Learn more about root collar excavation on our blog. Top Point Tree is here to solve the issue and prevent it from happening to you!