If a tree has only been exposed to weed and feed for a short period of time on rare occasions, it can be saved. However, if it has been exposed for many years on frequent occasions, the chances of saving the tree decrease dramatically because the chemicals in that type of product can damage the roots of trees.
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Susan Steele has been writing for more than 20 years. Her work has been featured in online publications, such as eHow.com and StarReviews. While attending Ashland Community and Technical College, Steele says her favorite courses were English and literature. Steele has enjoyed working for Demand Studios since June 2009.