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Q.What Do You Mean Rake And Destroy Leaves From Elm Trees

Zone Tucson 85658 | Moxierae added on July 26, 2020 | Answered

One side of our elm trees turn brown… we planted 4 years ago.

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Answered on July 26, 2020

That phrase is intended to help prevent the spread of leaf fungal diseases of elm trees as there are no effective treatments. When elm leaves fall, rake them up and dispose of them in the trash, never in the compost pile.


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