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Should You Get A Crape Myrtle Tree?

Crape Myrtles are one of the most popular trees because they are absolutely beautiful. They can also be quite popular because they grow quite quickly and they provide a bit of shade and seasonal color during all the seasons. The larger varieties, in particular, grow quite quickly, which is important for those who are planting trees to a higher valuation on their home. In general, Crape Myrtles are resilient and…

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Should You Get A Crape Myrtle Tree?

Are Your Trees Growing As They Should?

Trees are some of the most beautiful things in our world, but they tend to go through the awkward stage that so many other things (including people) go through in life. They have a growth period where they are a bit gawky, a bit pimply, and they don’t always look their best. Sometimes, they don’t even smell all that great. Sound familiar? There are so many ways in which the…

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Are Your Trees Growing As They Should?

Your Evergreen Is Brown And Crunchy – What Now?

There is so much beauty in an evergreen tree. When the rest of your trees are turning brown and dying during the autumn and winter months, they are standing lively and green. However, that doesn’t mean that they will always stay that way. Various conditions, life cycle stages, and events can effect the look of your evergreen tree. While evergreen trees are noted for their beauty and have earned their…

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Your Evergreen Is Brown And Crunchy – What Now?

Tree Planting FAQs

Planting a tree can be the start of a rewarding relationship. No matter what you do in your yard from here on out, the tree is part of your life’s landscape. However, many people don’t really know a lot about planting trees or keeping them alive throughout the developmental stages of their lives. Here are a few tips to help you begin: 4. When is the best time to plant a…

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Tree Planting FAQs

Reducing Winter Salt Damage To Your Trees

Using salt to de-ice streets is essential all over the country to keep roads and sidewalks dry and walkable throughout the winter months. While of course this is a great invention and we are all able to get back to our lives much more quickly because of the salt, it can take a toll on your trees, shrubs, and other greenery located near the treated areas. Mostly, trees will be…

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Reducing Winter Salt Damage To Your Trees

Get Your Trees Ready For Winter In 5 Steps

Winter is a particularly tough time for tree care, whether you are a homeowner or a tree care professional. The weather is particularly difficult to predict, so you never know what you need to prepare for and what you can skip this year. The best thing that you can do is prepare for the worst case scenario beforehand. Remember that trees are dangerous during the winter months – they are…

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Get Your Trees Ready For Winter In 5 Steps

Getting to the ROOT Of Your Tree Problems

Tree roots – you have a love and hate relationship with them. You love them because they make your tree taller and stronger than you ever thought possible. They help your tree to get the nutrition that they need and they help it to stand tall in the face of in-climate weather. However, roots have another huge responsibility: they can tell us what is happening with our trees. Roots act…

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Getting to the ROOT Of Your Tree Problems

If You See These Insects On Your Trees – Panic

So often, we just walk around our yards and mindlessly swat at pests without knowing what we are doing – and sometimes, the things we are swatting at could be extremely dangerous. Most of the time, it is just a mosquito or a fly and there is nothing wrong. However, there are some times that the thing you are trying to move away from your face is dangerous – dangerous…

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If You See These Insects On Your Trees – Panic

How to Obtain Grants & Cost Sharing for Oak Wilt Treatment

Oak wilt – it is a phrase that is enough to send many homeowners and tree care professionals into hysterics. Why? It has absolutely decimated so many different trees and rendered entire neighborhoods helpless to its wrath. One thing to note is that oak wilt does not only hit oak trees, though they are the most common victims of the disease. It is something that you absolutely need to pay attention…

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How to Obtain Grants & Cost Sharing for Oak Wilt Treatment

Oak Wilt: How & Why We Offer Confirmation & Treatment in Kalamazoo

Oak Wilt is one of the nastiest diseases the trees in your yard can face. This problem started in Texas and has spread to twenty-one states. Many homeowners are worried about it in Michigan, in particular, since it seems to have struck us the hardest. Of course, many people also remember (and are experiencing) the problem with the ash trees and the emerald ash borer. Still, oak wilt might be…

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Oak Wilt: How & Why We Offer Confirmation & Treatment in Kalamazoo