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Trees that are older or weakened may not be left with the best luck after a storm. Look for these clear signs that your storm damaged tree is in trouble. Trees with cracks that affect more than half of the main trunk generally need to be removed.
By Joanna Gammans.
If your tree is leaning and also lost half of its branches, your tree may need to be removed. Your arborist will carefully assess your tree for signs of failure and. Jul 03, Attach a rope or wire as a guy to the stake, but never attach it around the trunk of a tree.
The bark of a young tree is fragile and these will chafe or slice the bark. Attach the trunk of the tree to the guy wire with something flexible, like cloth or rubber from a bicycle tire.
Gradually tighten the wire to hold or pull the leaning tree shrubhauling.bar Sep 14, Keep an eye on pine trees as they may die slowly over a period of 6 months to 2 years after windstorms. Some may remain green for a year or more, and then suddenly turn yellow and quickly die. Pines with all brown needles are dead and should be shrubhauling.barted Reading Time: 5 mins.