At Daryl’s Tree Care and Surgery, one of our most popular services is not actually related to trimming or pruning trees. Instead, it is about protecting tree from a cute but annoying wild pest through possum guards or other methods.
The increasing population of possums have adversely impacted Melbourne’s parks and residential gardens. In fact, there is a greater density of brushtail and ringtail possums in metropolitan Melbourne than there is in the wild. Possums are native marsupials which feed on leaves, buds, flowers and fruits. However, if not properly checked, they can ruin your garden and eat leaves, flowers and fruits of your favourite prized plants. These little creatures are a protected species so you cannot harm them in any way. The best you can do is to harmoniously co-exist with them and take necessary steps to lessen their destructive effect on your garden. Like installing possum guards or other preventative measures.
Daryl’s Tree Care & Surgery can help you limit this menace by offering the following range of appropriate actions to limit their access to trees:
If you have any concerns about your residential possum population getting into your prized plants and fruit trees, we have the answer. Offering a range of safe and humane control options, contact us today for more detailed information on possum control. Give us a call today and get started.