COVID-19 UPDATE: We are still open and taking bookings, and will continue to carry out treatments that are booked in until the situation changes. Please note, treatments can take place without any physical contact with the tree owner, and all communication and payments will take place electronically. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.
Elm Savers

Bark Stem Application

Bark Stem Application is another option for achieving multi season’s protection for your elm tree.

What is Bark Stem Application?

Bark Stem Application can be undertaken throughout the year on elm species and cultivars, ideal for small trees that are too small to tree inject. It also effective on a wide range of tree species.
The chemistry is absorbed through the Periderm (bark) and is translocated quickly to the leaf mass.
One application will provide full protection for 2 years or more against elm leaf beetle and fruit tree borer.

The risk to bees with this form of treatment is reduced particularly with wind pollinated species. Elmsavers only uses chemistries that exhibit the lowest bee toxicity.

A balanced NPK plus trace elements and elicitors – is incorporated with the treatment.

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