Trees in Urban Soils

Trees are the oldest living creatures on the planet. Some Redwoods live 3000 years, and there are Junipers that have been around since Egypt had Pharaohs. These days, trees need our help more than ever to live a long life. The average urban tree lives less than 8 years. Planted in the right place, 30-40 is a long life for …

The Plant Health Focus

The Plant Health Focus Why invite your competitors to your clients doorstep? It is an unwise decision in my opinion to only trim and take-down trees when you could also make money saving them at the same time. It is not like I’m saying you sell cars, so why not sell houses at the same time. You are a tree …

Vertical Mulching

How to Reduce Soil Compaction in Urban Soil When dealing with trees that have soil compaction and root damage (a common occurrence in the urban setting), the sooner treatment is administered, the better the chances for tree survival. The success rate for treating trees with soil compaction and root damaged trees is variable depending on the extent of damage, age …