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Jamella australiae

Monday, May 28th, 2018

Leaf Hopper in Pandanus tectorius Pandanus Leaf Hopper Factsheet

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Brown Root Rot

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

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Byron Bay Norfolk Pines

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Byron’s Norfolk Pines In November last year a hailstorm hit Byron Bay. The Norfolk Island Pine trees Araucaria heterophylla that are so much a part of the character of Byron were severely affected. The most intense part of the storm passed through the western end of Shirley St. The hail was accompanied by strong wind […]

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Tree Report for Byron Shire Council

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Northern Tree Care have compiled this report on instruction from Byron Shire Council. There are three (3) Liquidamber trees Liquidambar styraciflua growing in the footpath next to the Bottle shop in Byron St, Bangalow. These trees have caused the pavers to move, creating a trip hazard in the footpath. This report was compiled by Peter […]

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Tree Risk Assessment

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

A branch fell on the Tweed Valley Way or the old Pacific Highway about 1 km east of Mooball a few weeks ago. The Blackbutt tree it fell off is part of a stand of mature aged trees. The trees are all growing on the road reserve beside the highway and  are Tweed Shire Council […]

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Pandanus Shots

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

As a local consulting arborist, I recently have been asked to give my opinion on ailing pandanus trees Pandanus tectorius in Byron Bay. The growing heads of the trees were going yellow and dying. Alternatives to Pandanus Stem Injections Rather than recommend the trees be treated by stem injection of the systemic insecticide Confidor 200SC, […]

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