The Arborist: Dispelling Some Common Tree Myths | Home and outdoor

Trees – everyone has one in their garden. And everyone has an opinion about them.

Many homeowners rely on their neighbors for “advice” regarding their trees. Often these tips are incorrect or inaccurate and are simply passed from person to person. As I’ve said many times, there are three things that will get you in trouble with your neighbor: kids, dogs, and trees. I can only help you with the latter; the other two questions will have to be resolved between you.

Eric Hoyer

The arborist

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