Widow maker A widow maker is a branch that is broken but hasn't fallen.
Sep 11, Experts say V or U- shaped multiple trunks are weak points for mature trees and are more likely to split with age and when storms occur. Construction near trees, Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.
Dec 21, Oregon suffered from dry weather last summer and this fall has seen plenty of rainfall. Most trees will recover from split bark if they receive the proper care. It’s also possible to prevent cracking and other types of damage with the right year-round care. Removing damaged branches helps your trees stay shrubclean.barted Reading Time: 3 mins.