Area tree specialists have been fielding lots of calls from Baton Rouge property owners wishing to see ball moss eradicated from their trees, according to The Advocate. The report indicates the unattractive, “less-loved cousin of draping Spanish moss” often is erroneously blamed for killing trees.
What do you think about this?
“My wife says I need to eradicate some of my ball moss.”
Art Doheny, harmonica tuner
“Ball moss doesn’t hurt the wood, but clearing it out makes it more impressive.”
Louis Ramsey, engraver
“An arborist seems like overkill when a razor will do.”
Irma Lobo, ghost hunter