Tree Care

November 8, 2018
Why Do Leaves Change Color?

Why do leaves change color in the fall?

During the growing season, trees and shrubs produce chlorophyll, which uses energy from sunlight to transform CO2 and H2O into food. The presence of chlorophyll gives […]
August 9, 2018
lanternfly

Spotted Lanternfly Update!

Our latest Invasive Pest is now firmly established in Northern Chester and Montgomery counties. We have begun control treatments in North Coventry, Chester Springs, Kimberton and […]
July 28, 2018
rain rain go away

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

After a brief dry spell in early July we are finally getting some much needed rain, but are we getting TOO MUCH rain?!! Many of our […]
June 29, 2018
japanese beetle

Japanese Beetle Alert!

Japanese Beetles first appeared in North America in 1916 on the East Coast and are now an annual problem east of the Mississippi River. They damage […]
June 13, 2018
Bacterial Leaf Scorch

BLS – Bacterial Leaf Scorch

This unique, systemic disease effects many species of Oaks, Sycamore, Red Maple, and Sweet Gum among others. This bacterial infection is spread by various xylem feeding […]
April 17, 2018
pruning basics

PRUNING BASICS

Proper pruning can go a long way to keeping your landscape attractive and healthy. While it may seem like a daunting task, with a little practice […]
April 2, 2018

Some Thoughts on Winter Damage

Winter can be very tough on landscapes in SE PA. Below are some causes of winter damage and steps you can take to make sure your […]
January 15, 2018

Invasive Pest Alert!

The SPOTTED LANTERN FLY was first found in southern Berks County in 2014. This invasive pest from Asia has moved into several surrounding counties and is […]