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In botany and horticulture, deciduous plants, including trees, shrubs and herbaceous perennials, are those that lose all of their leaves for part of the year. This process is called abscission. In some cases leaf loss coincides with winter- namely in temperate or polar climates. Trees go through a process similar to hibernation called dormancy, and that’s what keeps them alive during the bushfell.clubcy is like hibernation in that everything within the plant slows down - metabolism, energy consumption, growth and more.
The first part of dormancy is when trees lose their leaves. Deciduous trees fall in the Fall. The trees lose their color and lose their leaves.
That's why there are many trees that are bare in the Fall. Sep 01, There are three general reasons why trees lose their leaves early. The canopy is crowded. Some trees may have grown more leaves than they can support, so they drop leaves to conserve water in hot, dry weather.
th. It's a pest or disease. See what summer pest could be hurting your tree leaves.