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Question: i have an apple tree that is 10yrs old. the tree is wanting to come out the ground. it is leaning toward the west. my ground is sandy with clay about 2 feet down. how should i keep the tree from falling over. thanks

Answer: I would strongly suggest you consult as soon as possible with a professionally trained and certified arborist to see if the tree can be saved. Some leaning trees are truly hazardous while others can be retained. Here is some additional information about trees you may find helpful. You may need to cut and paste the complete url into your browser to make it work correctly.

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