Trees only have so much energy to perform five different functions:
Growth regulator treatments are hormone treatments that can redirect where the tree puts its energy. Over the three years that it lasts, it can reduce the growth by one third to one half. This allows the tree to divert energy to more important functions.
We use growth regulators in two scenarios:
Our product is administered via deep root soil injection and lasts approximately three years. It is not recommended for Japanese maple, redbud or dogwood species.
Amy Grewe, Certified Arborist & Co-Owner