Great work in Byrd Park

It’s wonderful to see that someone’s been busy cutting massive ivy vines on trees around the Vita Course in  Byrd Park.  When the ivy finally dies, the tree will be should be much better off.   The other big plus is that this tree will no longer produce thousands of berries each year and will not be the source for ivy seedlings in other locations.   Since English ivy acheives it’s mature form, producing flowers and fruit, after climbing a vertical surface, keeping ivy off the trees prevents the spread of seed.   HOW TO REMOVE IVY FROM TREES

 

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