Oak Tree Death

What Are The Weird Black Growths On The Trunk Of Your Oak Trees?

Coastal Southern Californians! Got weird black growths on the trunk of your oak trees?

Those are called cankers, and cankers are primary symptom of a pathogen known as Sudden Oak Death, or Phytophthora ramorum. It’s highly contagious and if you’ve got Sudden Oak Death pathogen on one tree, all your other oak trees are at risk, as well as a few other species.

If you think you might have Sudden Oak Death on your trees contact us today and we can help you get rid of it.