Winter Injury in Evergreens

  Winter Injury Winter Injury can include many types of injuries to trees here in the Midwest, but as of late, our Evergreens have been getting hit hard due to the fluctuation in temperatures and environmental conditions we have been experiencing over the last 10-15 years. According to the Morton Arboretum, Winterburn on Evergreens includes: […]

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Spruce Diseases in Illinois

What is going on with Spruce trees??  Colorado Spruce trees are not native to Illinois, and are really having a tough time lately with the changing environment we’ve had over the last decade!  Other varieties of Spruce trees are having a hard time as well. We just received an update from the University of Illinois […]

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Choosing Trees for Landscape Value

Choosing Trees to Add Value to Your Landscape. Adding trees to your yard is a surefire way to increase the value of your property.  The USDA Forest Service reports that, “Healthy, mature trees add an average of 10 percent to a property’s value.”  And, “Landscaping, especially with trees, can increase property values as much as 20 […]

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Adding Woodchips to your Landscape

        In the tree care industry, companies are left with a very large amount of green waste known as Woodchips.  These woodchips are composed of chipped branches from trees that have been pruned or removed.  Some loads of woodchips will have leaves in them depending on what time of year the trees […]

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