If you have a garden and you know about some basics of tree care then you must know that spring is the time when you need to take special care of your trees.

Due to stored nutrients, a tremendous amount of growth occurs during this part of the year. Around the end of spring seasons, the tree has almost used most of its stored nutrients and will start the process of photosynthesis or making new nutrient supplies. You can also hire experts for tree removal in Long Island.

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In a few cases, a tree might have enough nutrients stored to leafing out but not enough to continue growing. This is the reason why heavy pruning is not recommended after the spring season.

You can, of course, prune the diseased, dead or weak limbs. As a thumb rule, wound closure is fastest and the growth is maximized if pruning takes place before spring growth flush. 

There are some trees like birches and maples that bleed if they are pruned early in this season. There are also some trees diseases, for example, oak wilts, which can slowly spread when pruning, allow spores access into the tree. 

Of course, proper tree care is not confined to any season; they should be taken care of all year round. So the question is how you can care for your tree. Soil moisture is primary, but not as easy as it sounds. 

The type of soil plays a major role in tree care. There are varieties of soils underneath your trees, from alkaline to clay to sand to silt.