Emerald Ash Borer- Perhaps the most destructive insect of this decade Maybe you have heard of the Emerald Ash Borer already. This destructive little insect has been in the news quite a bit over the past few years as it has left tens of millions of dead Ash trees (genus Fraxinus) in its wake as it has spread across North …
Proper Tree Pruning Techniques
Proper pruning enhances the beauty of almost any landscape tree or shrub, while improper pruning can ruin or greatly reduce its potential. Proper pruning is essential in developing a tree with a strong and desirable form.
Tree Preservation in Concord, MA
Three beautiful Sugar Maple trees struggle on a new construction site. Soil compaction, damaged soil chemistry and mechanical damage are just some of the issues troubling these large shade trees. The Forest Keepers team was brought in to restore the proper growing conditions and to ensure these trees received the proper care through the duration of the construction process.
Title of submission: Tree Preservation in Concord
Jack Frost No Deterrent to Tree Pruning
Winter it is a good time to prune your trees – especially those that flower in the summer. Not only are trees dormant in the winter, but it also is easiest to see a tree’s structure when no leaves are on the branches.
Trees for Your Health
Trees give us so much. Perhaps one of the greatest gifts that the trees have given us is their great healing properties.
5 Questions After The Thaw
Now that winter is over what should you look for in your trees?
Slowing Down To Notice the Trees
STOPPING BY WOODS ON A SNOWY EVENING by Robert Frost Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. My little horse must think it queer To stop without a farmhouse near Between the woods and frozen lake The …
Air Spade, a Great Tool For The Care Of Tree Roots
The Air Spade, air excavation tool, is an invaluable tool for the modern arborist. Check out just some of the soil management benefits that can be gained from the use of this tool.