Bacterial Leaf Scorch Control

Bacterial Leaf Scorch (BLS) most often plagues Oaks (Pin Oak pictured), Sycamores, Red Maples and Dogwoods.   The BLS bacteria shut  down a tree’s systems preventing water and nutrients from reaching  leaves.  Without treatment the tree will die.  

Is Your Tree Suffering from Bacterial Leaf Scorch?

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There is no cure for Bacterial Leaf Scorch.  However, antibiotic injections suppresses the disease and prolong the life of the tree. 

Bacterial Leaf Scorch Treated vs. Untreated Trees in Philadelphia PA

Watch the video comparing treated versus untreated trees to learn more about Bacterial Leaf Scorch and the value of treatment. If the leaves on your tree are brown or scorched, your Giroud Arborist will check for BLS.  Schedule a free evaluation now.