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Habitat hollows

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Habitat Tree

Habitat hollows are cavities that are formed in the trunk or branches of a tree. Hollows usually start forming due to insect damage or a fungal attack. This will create the hollow internally but access from the outside will usually …

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Significant and heritage tree management in Canberra

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When visitors arrive in Canberra the thing that strikes them is just how green and leafy the city is, adding another dimension to our ‘bush capital’. The planned metropolis was envisioned as a garden city by architect Walter Burley Griffin, …

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Watch out for Elm Leaf Beetle

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Elm Leaf Beetle Gold Leaf Tree Services

If you own an Elm tree, you’re part of a special group. Australia has a significant portion of the world’s mature Elms due to millions being devastated across Europe, Asia and America by Dutch Elm Disease. The tree is known for its beautiful form, …

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Powerline Clearing Canberra

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Powerlines Clearing Canberra Gold Leaf Tree Services

Making sure your trees are clear of powerlines, power poles, and overhead cables will protect your home and the neighbourhood from fire, electrocution, and electricity supply interruptions.

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Canberra home owners and tenants are responsible for checking their trees aren’t too …

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Tree TV – Planting trees

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Tree Planting Gold Leaf Tree Services - Canberra Tree Services

Tree TV is a video series on tree management featuring James Macpherson from Gold Leaf Tree Services.

In this episode, James takes you through a step-by-step guide on planting trees. His tips include where to plant, selecting a species, preparing soil, …

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Eucalyptus tree removal with a crane

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We were busy this week successfully removing a large Eucalypt that had become unsafe due to decay and hollows.

An 80 tonne crane was brought in to help lift the branches and avoid any damage to property.

While large trees can be …

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Pruning fruit trees

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Pruning Fruit Trees Gold Leaf Tree Services

Pruning fruit trees in winter will help promote healthy growth so you have a manageable tree, and a plentiful amount of fruit to enjoy in the summer. If left un-kept, it will still produce fruit but it can become tall, …

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