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Fall Clean-up

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by Tim1075, Aug 20, 2002.

  1. Tim1075

    Tim1075 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 107

    Anybody else going to be starting fall clean-ups early this year? Leaves are coming down like its the beg. of oct. here.
  2. KenH

    KenH LawnSite Bronze Member
    from CT
    Messages: 1,622

    I think Ive seen some Birches and Planetrees losing some leaves, but thats about it. I hope its an early fall....that means an early vacation:cool:
  3. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 611

    Lack of rain. Not cool temps are causing these leaves to fall.
  4. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    Fruit Trees Leaves Here In Enfield And Somers CT.
  5. jeffex

    jeffex LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,933

    trees are going dormant early from the lack of rain here. I have seen some trees that have died out. There is money to be made in replacing shrubs. I'm afraid to do shrub trimming because the extra stress on the plant may put them over the edge.
  6. keifer

    keifer LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 320

    Some leaves are falling but not enought to be called fall. I just mulch them up but it is just around the corner.
  7. Doc Pete

    Doc Pete LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,469

    I hear ya Neighbor....Pete, Basking Ridge, New Jersey
  8. little green guy

    little green guy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 955

    yah, it's getting bad.

    hey Pete, i'm in Bernardsville
  9. Doc Pete

    Doc Pete LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,469

    Nice to meet ya.... Just look for the "For Pete's Sake" in big red letters on my Truck:p
  10. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    I've seen a lot of Sycamores dropping leaves way soon too...gotta be from the lack of rain here in NJ and the rest of the Northeast.

    This is making me nervous...real nervous.

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