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About Ostvig Tree Services

About Our Company

Ostvig Tree Care provides full-service tree and shrub care around the Twin Cities and throughout Minnesota. Founded in 1933, we’re known for leaving landscapes looking amazing, increasing property value, and creating invigorating beauty for our customers. We’re not average tree trimmers – you can count on us to respect your time and deliver on your goals.

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Our Services

We offer full range of tree care services, large projects to small, from shrub care to small trees and big landscapes upkeep, and insect and disease treatments. We cater to both residential and commercial tree care clients. We, with our highly skilled arborists can guide you and keep your trees vibrant, healthy, and add value with beauty.

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Our Promise

At Ostvig Tree Care there’s only one thing we value more than trees and that’s our clients. We want our clients to come to us for our tree and shrub expertise and service for many years to come. That’s why we have a formal client service policy that every employee of our company knows and abides by.

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Have a Large Commercial Tree Care Project?

Ostvig Tree offers a complete Commercial Tree Care Service and landscape maintenance, with a complete outdoor pest control, including landscape treatments and plant health care solutions. For more Commercial Tree Care information and free estimates, click the button below.

What We Do

Tree Planting Minneapolis St. Paul Wayzata Edina Dellwood

Tree and Shrub Pruning

Your plants need regular pruning and care to look their best and stay healthy.
disease and pest prevention tree service

Disease and Pest Prevention

We diagnose plant ailments, control, eliminate, and prevent disease or insect/pest infestation.
buckthorn removal

Buckthorn Removal

Buckthorn is an invasive species that can out-compete native Minnesota plants for the resources they need to thrive.
tree and shrub pruning

Tree and Shrub Removal

Removing trees & shrubs becomes necessary when the plants are severely injured by storms, they outgrow their sites or they need maintenance.
general tree care consultation

General Consulting

We’ll help you decide whether a damaged tree can be saved; whether cracks can be repaired, or if a diseased or insect infested tree can be treated.

Hedge and Shrub Trimming

Our trimming services can shape your hedges and reduce the height or width as needed. In addition, we remove, dispose of and plant hedges.

Join Our Team!

At Ostvig Tree Care, we maintain a working culture that fosters the highest standards of integrity, respect, and professionalism.

We seek those whose character is exemplary and provide them with a unique combination of independence, support, encouragement and opportunities for ongoing development, growth and education.


Jim Liddell

Ostvig Tree Service came out to our home and provided us a report of what would be needed, provided a quote and performed the week very well on the date scheduled. Very professional service. Did a very nice job. [Google Review, March 19, 2019]

Matthew W Lorence

They really know there stuff. Once they got on our crab apple tree blight the tree has been the healthiest its ever been!!!!

Plus trimming our other trees. Never have to worry. [Facebook Review, March 24, 2019]

Danny A

Ostvig showed up when they said they would,did what they said they would I’ve been in construction for 40+ years and to me , this means a lot to me. Ostvig has done two projects for me in the last year, I would trust and use them again Thank you for the great service Danny (BBB Review, August 14, 2018)

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