Cottonwood Tree Maintenance
Fielding Tree Care’s arborists are well versed in caring for Cottonwood trees in the south Denver, CO area.
- An important thing to know in order to properly care for Cottonwood trees is that they can be susceptible to breakage in heavy spring snows and high winds.
- Never “top” your cottonwood tree.
- These trees grow at a rapid pace, have them trimmed by a professional. Additionally, these trees have large root systems.
Diseases and Pests for Cottonwood Trees
Cytospora Canker – Slime Flux – Leaf Spot Disease – Powdery Mildew
The Cytospora Canker poses the greatest invasive threat to cottonwood trees, which already have weaker wood density than many trees. If you see discolored cankers, discolored bark, or oozing resin then your tree may be in need of some help!
Helpful Articles on Proper Care for Cottonwood Trees in Colorado
Guide to Trees That Thrive on Colorado Properties
How Can I Tell if My Trees Are Stressed?
Complete Cottonwood Tree Care in Colorado
South of Denver
Our Service Area Includes
South Denver, Littleton, West Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Englewood, Lone Tree, Greenwood Village, and all previous customers.
Other Common Types of Trees We Treat
With decades of experience caring for Colorado trees and shrubs, our team at Fielding Tree Care has put together a comprehensive list of the trees and shrubs we treat.