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Beech Leaf Disease

This disease, which is associated with a nematode, arrived in Massachusetts in 2021 and has been proliferating at an alarming rate.

Transplanting Triumph

I went around and around the ball until dizzy, loosening the soil and pruning roots as needed. After a ramp was created, I was able to access and cut the bottom of the root ball with the forks.

Insects Pests to Watch for

The Winter moth is a pesMale winter moth often seen in areas of the North Shore. They will feed on many deciduous hosts, but seem to prefer fruit trees (productive and ornamental) maple, ash and oak.