Author: oakpro

What Does Oak Wilt Look Like?

What does oak wilt look like? Knowing what oak wilt looks like, including foliar symptoms and mortality patterns, can help you find issues early and help minimize your losses. Along with being able to visually diagnose oak wilt, an understanding of how it spreads is critical in prescribing treatment & prevention services. Sometimes the trees […]

Why Inspect for Oak Wilt?

We developed our inspection process to help provide an added layer of protection when purchasing or managing a property. Our pre-purchase property inspections for oak wilt can provide valuable information to a buyer about potential oak wilt issues and associated costs with managing oak wilt on the desired property. Comprehensive oak wilt inspections can also […]

Property Inspections for Oak Wilt

Pre-purchase property inspections for oak wilt can provide valuable information to buyers, detailing specific concerns and costs associated with managing oak wilt on the desired property. Buyers should not settle for generic oak wilt disclosures simply stating “oak wilt is in the area”. We have observed significant losses due to oak wilt as well as […]

Oak Wilt Disclosures

Oak Wilt disclosure during a real estate transaction may often be neglected unintentionally. We provide property inspections for oak wilt to help protect a buyer and inform them of any oak wilt threats that may be affecting their desired property. Our ISA Certified arborist will inspect the property in question, looking for any immediate threats […]

Signs Of Oak Wilt

Know the signs of oak wilt. Know what to look for and know what to do when you see them. Depending on the type of oak infected you can have a total loss of life in as little as 30 days. Live oaks have the most prominent sign of infection with veinal necrosis or veinal […]

Macro-Injection Services

We provide macro-injection services using Alamo┬«, the industry standard for systemic fungicides used in preventative applications on live oaks. We inject this fungicide into the root flares at the base of the tree to be drawn into the tree’s water conducting vascular system and distributed throughout the tree. Macro-injections are superior to micro-injections as the […]

Foliar Symptom of Oak Wilt

Veinal necrosis is a foliar symptom of oak wilt disease in live oaks. This is seen with the yellowing of the veins that eventually turns brown or necrotic as the tree dies. Most live oaks will struggle and die within the first 3-6 months while others may survive several years as the disease slowly moves […]

Oak Wilt Sucks!

We are launching Oak Wilt Sucks! as a platform to help spread information about oak wilt while trying to stop the spread of the disease. Oak Wilt is a destructive disease spreading throughout the Texas hill country. Follow us as we work to stop the spread of this disease while operating with a focus on […]