Trends in Tree Planting: Shade Trees

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May 23, 2013
Trends in Tree Planting: Shade Trees

Trends in Tree Planting: Shade Trees

When it comes to adding new trees to your landscape, including those with an abundance of shade is a great decision. These trees not only shield the sun from us while we’re outside, but also shade and cool our homes. This natural air conditioning system can cut down on cooling costs during particularly warm months. These large trees can also act as a wind barrier, cutting down on heating costs….

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Learn About Bur Oak Blight


May 16, 2013
Learn About Bur Oak Blight

Learn About Bur Oak Blight

While trees are an overall low-maintenance addition to your landscape, tree disease is an unfortunate and common occurrence. Bur Oak Blight (BOB), discovered by Dr. Tom Harrington of Iowa State University, has recently been reported in Ramsey and Hennepin counties. Cases of BOB have been found in Wayzata, Minnesota, among other cities. It is important to know what BOB is, how to spot it and how to manage it. What…

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Spring Tree Care

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May 9, 2013
Spring Tree Care

Spring Tree Care

  Helpful Tips for Spring Tree Care Spring has officially begun in Minneapolis and now is the perfect opportunity to address your post-winter tree care needs. Spring is the optimal time to give your existing trees the care they need to stay radiant throughout the warmer seasons. Plus, reviewing and updating your landscape will improve its appearance and life, and provide you with inspiration for new additions to your yard….

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