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Palm tree pruning


Palm tree pruning in Alicante, Murcia, Valencia and Castellón.

Specialists in palm tree pruningWe take care of pruning all types of palm trees regardless of their height or dimensions.
Expert staff and adequate technical equipmentWe have experienced workers doing various height pruning jobs for many years.
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Speed ​​in the execution and removal of the remains For Green Root it is important to do a fast and efficient job. Therefore, we take care of prune palm trees and later carry out the pruning collection in the shortest possible time.
Personalized adviceWe recommend pruning palm trees at least once a year. Likewise, depending on the specimen, we will advise the recommended time in which to carry out the pruning.
If you have any questions or queries, do not hesitate to contact us, we will be happy to assist you. We are always to attend to any query or emergency at any time, even on weekends and / or holidays.


Brushing of Palm Trees in Murcia, Alicante, Valencia and Castellón.

Palm brushing for aesthetic purposes In most cases palm tree brushing is done for aesthetic purposes. Because in this way a greater differentiation between the trunk and the wall can be created, thus giving it an aspect of proportionality and beauty.
Red weevil prevention Another reason why brushing palm trees is to be able to carry out a more exhaustive control of this pest. Since, when removing the tabalas from the trunk, we can see if there is any hole that the weevil may have caused to infect the palm tree.
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Importance of correct brushing It is very important that the personnel who carry out the brushing work are specialized. Because if it is not done correctly, the trunk of the palm tree can be damaged, causing injuries. Even in some cases, so deep that they can contract different infections such as fungi.

Problems and discomfort caused by do not prune the palmeras

In the case of Washington palms, both robust and filiferous, there is a periodic drop of flowers and “black balls”. These can become very annoying in walkways or near swimming pools.
Regarding the specimens of Canary Islands or date palms, the problem lies in their dates. Since, when these fruits mature, they begin to fall to the ground, staining the surface to which they constantly fall during their period of fall.
In addition, due to the lack of pruning of our specimens, nests of rodents such as mice can proliferate, which can nest between the palms without pruning. As we know, rats in some cases are transmitters of diseases, thus being a danger to people who live near these palm trees.
In addition, due to the lack of pruning of our specimens, nests of rodents such as mice can proliferate, which can nest between the palms without pruning. As we know, rats in some cases are transmitters of diseases, thus being a danger to people who live near these palm trees.
We have qualified personnel with many years of experience in the sector. Accustomed to doing different height pruning jobs.

professionalism and experience in palm tree pruning

Palm tree pruning Valencia

It is very important that the personnel in charge of carrying out the palm tree pruning be specialists in this work; otherwise, irreparable damage may occur to the leaves or the palm tree itself. These can occur in the form of a wound and in some cases also structural.

At Raíz Verde we have a team of trained and accredited professionals to carry out all the necessary activities in the pruning of any type of palm tree. For this reason, all staff have all the qualifications and courses required to carry out these jobs with maximum safety and efficiency.

In the same way, experience is a fundamental pillar for us and that is why our staff has more than 20 years of experience pruning palm trees.

On the other hand, this experience and professionalism is what allows the work to be done correctly, for example, when pruning date palms or Canary Islands, it is very important to training correct of the "wall" or capital. This is a very important element because it is its means of adaptation to the ecosystem and where the specimen maintains humidity.

Likewise, we adapt to the characteristics and the state in which the palm trees are found. Indeed, sometimes we find abandoned palm trees that have not been pruned for many years. In these cases we can use chainsaws to prune your palms more easily. Later, we review everything pruned with the appropriate tools to make a good finish.

From Raíz Verde we recommend that the specimens be pruned in a maximum time interval of 24 months. This is due to the fact that after this time, it obtains an aspect of abandonment, and its pruning is difficult.

If you haven't pruned your palm trees for a long time and you want to have them healthy and strong again, don't hesitate to call us!

Palm tree pruning Murcia
Brushing Valencia palm trees

With the arrival of Red weevil, the palm tree pruning it has become an essential task. Since it allows the palm tree or palm tree pruner to better observe the specimen, thus discovering if the palm tree is affected by weevil or not, and if so, to know the severity of the infection. In this way, it also facilitates the fumigation task, being able to know more exactly the needs of the palm tree, as well as to carry out a more precise monitoring.

The raising of the trunk of the specimens is a common practice of a palm tree or palm tree trimmer, however, it can give a lot of information on the state of the palm tree in question. This is because you can observe different aspects of it, such as its uniformity, the existence of a gap, etc.… Among the information that these observations provide to the specialist is the possible entry of the red weevil to the trunk of the palm tree, which may represent a risk for that palm or even the possible fall of it.

The essential tools of a palm tree or palm trimmer

Corbellote: It is the most effective tool to cut the excess branches of palm trees, these are mainly those that have grown from one year to another.

Gumia: This tool is specific for removing dates from female palms and pollen packets from male palms. It is the ergonomics of this tool that facilitates access to these areas and helps to make a clean cut, thus perfecting the finish.

While using the correct tools is paramount, having the right equipment is also essential. But, what does the team of a professional consist of?

Palm tree pruning equipment: consisting of trepolines, harness, braided palm rope or sling and carabiners, etc.

Other items of equipment: helmet, gloves, anti-cut material, cover to store corbellote, cover to store gumia leaf, palm boots, etc.

All this material should not be lacking in the equipment of a true professional.

Methods for pruning palm trees

Pruning with basket truck or lifting platform

For those specimens that are difficult to access

Palm tree pruning with basket

Pruning with spurs and palm tree equipment

The most common and traditional way

Pruning palm trees with spurs

Pruning with a bicycle

so as not to puncture the trunk

Palm tree pruning with bicycle

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