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How to Care for Trees: Pine Trees vs. Deciduous Trees

2020-12-08T12:18:26-07:00December 8th, 2020|Articles|

In the wonderful and beautiful state of Arizona, you might have noticed that there aren't many natural trees. Cacti and desert grass abound in bountiful quantities, but pine trees and deciduous trees are usually planted by landscapers to enhance the already beautiful countryside. They are a boon to homeowners and vegetation gazers alike because well-maintained [...]

5 Common Diseases Affecting the Healthy Growth of Arizona Trees

2020-10-28T13:24:56-07:00October 28th, 2020|Articles|

The desert climate in Phoenix can present challenges when it comes to tree care. Given the right conditions, diseases can spread across your yard. Unfortunately, you may not be aware that there is an outbreak until it’s too late. One way to avoid this is by knowing different plant illnesses and how they present themselves. [...]

Phytophthora Gummosis: What Is It and How Can I Prevent It?

2020-07-30T12:11:57-07:00July 30th, 2020|Articles|

Phytophthora gummosis is one of the most common diseases found in trees on both residential and commercial properties. Phytophthora affects multiple types of trees and is especially damaging to citrus groves. This disease attacks the entire tree, including its root systems, and it can kill a tree within a year. Phytophthora gummosis is one of [...]

The Root Borer Beetle: The Hidden Grub Chomping at Your Tree’s Roots

2020-06-22T13:14:04-07:00June 22nd, 2020|Articles|

Palo Verde root borers are a type of beetle in the Longhorn family. They're dark brown to black in color and are between three to four inches long on average. While these beetles aren't harmful to people or pets, they can be harmful to your trees. In fact, by the time you see the beetle [...]

9 Signs That Show You Need a Professional Tree Removal Service

2020-06-09T12:05:57-07:00June 9th, 2020|Articles|

Nothing is more exemplary than a beautiful, healthy tree growing in your backyard. Well-maintained trees and shrubs can increase your property value by up to 14%. However, exposure to harsh weather elements and infections may take a toll on their health. Weakened trees pose a danger to your home, family, and community and may need [...]

Growing and Caring for Citrus Trees in Arizona: Dos and Don’ts to Follow

2020-04-24T15:05:24-07:00April 24th, 2020|Articles|

Although Phoenix has a desert climate, that doesn't mean homeowners have only sand, rock, and cacti in their yards. On the contrary, this region is well-suited for many different kinds of plants and trees. Strategic tree and shrub planting can not only save you up to 25% on your energy bills, but these natural elements [...]