Cherry Blossom Care: Understanding The Basics

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Cherry Blossom Care: Understanding The Basics

When I bought a house with a cherry blossom tree in the front yard, I couldn't wait for that first blooming season to see the tree fill out. I knew that the tree needed care, but I wasn't sure how I was supposed to treat it. I called my local tree service and had them show me what it needed to keep it strong. I took all of the information they shared with me and everything else I've learned and created this site. I hope that the information here helps you take care of your blossoming trees so that you can enjoy their beauty every season.

Having A Large Tree Removed? How How To Deal With The Tree Afterward

13 April 2018
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Do you need to cut down a tree on your property? If so, you may be wondering what to do with the tree once it is gone. There are several options for getting rid of the wood or using it in creative ways. Make Wood Chips One method for recycling that old tree is to have it turned into wood chips. They can easily be used for covering the ground around your home, such as in garden beds or to create a slop around your foundation. Read More …

3 Vital Reasons Why You Need A Tree Removal Service

19 March 2018
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Do you have a tree that was almost completely destroyed in a winter storm? Have you been wondering how you're ever going to deal with a tree that is now more dead than alive? While unfortunate, it's not uncommon to discover that a favored tree has been seriously damaged or even partly destroyed by various weather phenomena. It's also common for homeowners to attempt to deal with the situation entirely on their own without hiring anyone to assist. Read More …

Preventing Stumps From Re-Growing Without Actually Digging Them Out

20 December 2017
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The best way to prevent a stump from sprouting new growth is to dig it out, as well as all its major roots; this works because there will be no stump to sprout anything. However, digging out the stump isn't the only way to prevent re-growths; here are other methods that may work just as well: Use Chemicals that Hinder Growth Chemicals that hinder the growth of trees are generally called herbicides. Read More …

Using Trees For Wind Breaking

23 October 2017
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Do you know you can use trees as windbreakers? Mature trees can absorb strong winds and prevent them from damaging your property, such as the roof of your house if they are planted properly. Keep these tips in mind if you want to use a line of trees as a windbreaker: Space the Trees Properly The first tip is to mind the spacing of the trees and ensure that they are neither too close nor too far apart. Read More …

3 Signs Your Japanese Maple Needs Help

12 September 2017
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Landscaping is an important part of your home's curb appeal and value, but you may not understand how to keep your shrubs, flowers, and lawn healthy and attractive. While these elements deserve your attention, focusing on the health and look of your trees is also essential. Considering the Japanese Maple tree is one of the most valuable trees you can add to your yard, ensuring they are in good health is key. Read More …