Weeping Cherry Trees

Weeping Cherry

Jane1954 added on May 6, 2015 | Answered

We moved into a new home and it has an old weeping cherry tree. I have discovered tent caterpillars have hatched and are having a great time eating the leaves. There is a lot of old dead growth on the tree too. Is there something I can do to control the damage until pruning season? Of course, I am inclined to cut it down and start all over.

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Answered on May 6, 2015

Here is an article that will help you on how to deal with tent caterpillars. Good luck!


For more information on the care and pruning of weeping cherry trees, please visit the following links:


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