Fall Tree Care

Tree Care Fall Pruning Minneapolis St. Paul Wayzata Edina Mahtomedi
August 16, 2017
Fall Tree Care

Fall Tree Care

Our trees need care to prepare for colder months. “While your trees seem to be in a state of hibernation in the winter, exposure to the tough conditions can cause them major stress,” says Jim Skiera, Executive Director of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). “Minimize stress by helping your trees through the cold months, a little at a time. If you take care of your trees in the winter, you’ll…

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The Japanese Beetle

Japanese Beetle Minneapolis St. Paul Wayzata
August 4, 2017
The Japanese Beetle

The Japanese Beetle

Japanese Beetles In Minnesota, Japanese beetles (Popillia japonica) are primarily found in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metropolitan area, and in some areas in southeast Minnesota. Japanese beetles have an exceptionally large host range, feeding on the leaves of over 300 species of plants, including apples, grapes, blueberries, raspberries, roses and plums. Identification Japanese beetles are 3/8 long and oval. Their head and prothorax (the area behind the head) are metallic green,…

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Minnesota Winter is the Best Time for Tree Removals

Winter Tree Removal Minneapolis St. Paul Wayzata
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Winter is the Best Time for Tree Removals

Minnesota Winter is the Best Time for Tree Removals

Winter is the best time to remove trees.  Dead and decaying trees and branches can be extraordinarily hazardous to your property, especially during the winter time. When snow and ice piles on top of branches it adds a significant amount of weight, which can result in falling branches or trees toppling over. Old brittle wood simply cannot hold up to the worst of winter, and that can be a huge…

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