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Removing an autumn olive tree is a complex process that can take several weeks, depending on the severity of the growth. In order to remove an autumn olive tree, you need gloves, goggles, glyphosphate herbicide, a hatche... More »

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As one of the most drought-resistant trees in the world, mature olive trees only need an occasional watering during prolonged periods of little rain or drought. Young trees may require up to 2.5 gallons weekly until they... More »

Historically, the olive tree was a symbol of peace. This connotation began in ancient Greece as early as the fifth century BCE. In the Bible, olive branches were used regularly to signal the end of a conflict or the appr... More »

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A deciduous tree is a tree that loses its leaves in autumn and goes dormant for the winter months. Deciduous trees can be found almost anywhere, all around the world. More »

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Trees are either deciduous, ones that drop their leaves during autumn, or coniferous, characterized by needle-like leaves that do not drop off annually. Deciduous trees include the walnut, beech, hackberry, linden and el... More »

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Depending on the species of the tree, turning yellow could either be a sign that the tree is nearing a typical autumn shedding, the sign of an anemic tree or an indication of an imbalance in the PH level in the soil. More »

Prune fruit trees and spray pest control products when the leaves have fallen in early spring, late autumn or winter, and apply a nitrogen-rich fertilizer regularly throughout the winter months to promote growth in the s... More »

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