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Does a "Zombie Tree" Pose a Treat in Your Memphis Landscape?

In this WMC Action 5 News story, Nathan Baker of Jones Bros. Tree & Landscape, a Davey company, encourages you to look for "zombie trees" in your Memphis landscape. Baker shares the warning signs that a tree on your yard could pose a risk.

Posted: October 8, 2018

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - With summer winding down, more “zombie” trees are being seen across Memphis, and these trees are no Halloween joke.

Each year, MLGW sets aside $20 million for tree trimming and maintenance.

WMC5 toured one Memphis park to spot zombie trees, some of the most susceptible trees in storms.

Zombie trees are trees with branches arching over our homes and sidewalks, but inside they're dead.

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