Archive for the Tree Maintenance Category

Properly Watering Trees

PROPERLY WATERING TREES Keeping trees healthy and irrigated properly in drought years is difficult. Drought makes growing healthy trees all the more challenging and reinforces the value of a majestic shade tree. Properly placed and maintained trees are an asset to the environment and to our community. What a tree under “drought stress” looks like: [...]

Preparing Your Trees for Spring and Summer

Preparing Your Trees for Spring and Summer Storms When storm season approaches, many people take precautions for their vehicles, home, and food supply, but many people neglect the trees. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a branch of the United States Department of Homeland Security, “three-fourths of the damage that trees incur during [...]

Needed Care and Maintenance for Fall Trees

The gardening season isn’t over once fall arrives, especially when it comes to trees. Fall is an excellent time for planting most trees. Many fruits and nuts are ripening now. It’s also important to do your fall tree care now to prepare them for winter. Planting Most trees can be planted in fall. The temperatures [...]

Summer Tree Care

Summer Tree Care Proper summer tree care can be a life and death issue for certain trees so, it’s important to know something about your trees’ needs. To Prune or Not to Prune Regular pruning is not always necessary every year. Pruning can cause stress to a tree when pruning during hotter temperatures, or by [...]