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The troublesome willow trees

A tree is a staple object of anyone’s yard. They are some of the first things people notice when driving by and (when taken care of properly) can add a significant amount of real estate value to a home. They often live for several decades and provide numerous benefits. They can provide shade, fruit, oxygen,… Read More


Lawn preparation

The curb appeal of a home is largely influenced by the plant life that surrounds it. The greener and livelier the plant life around a home is, the more valuable it is perceived to be. However, while everyone loves green yards and lush gardens, not many know how to achieve this feat. It goes beyond… Read More


Colorado Trees

Colorado is land to some of the most beautiful and tough trees out there. Not all trees can withstand the harsh winters and extreme weather that the state often goes through. If you live in Colorado and are looking to plant some trees in your yard, make sure to choose wisely. The last thing anyone… Read More


Tree diseases

Just like people, trees suffer from illnesses and diseases as well. Many people know that trees suffer from illnesses. However, not everyone can identify these illnesses or even know what to look for. Knowing the diseases to look out for can prolong your tree’s life, and the plant life around it. Causes of Stress in… Read More


Proper Tree Planting

While it may seem simple, many people don’t know the necessary steps required for proper tree planting. It goes beyond digging a hole, putting a tree inside, and adding water. Preparation Picking the right season is crucial to a new tree’s survival. Early spring before budbreak is one of the best times to plant it.… Read More


plant a tree for arbor day

Arbor Day was created to encourage people to plant trees. National Arbor Day is always the same every year, the last Friday in April. Although worldwide, Arbor Day is celebrated on a day that correlates to the best time of the year to plant a tree. Planting a tree can have many positive effects on… Read More


Why Mulch is Important | Winter Tree Care | Front Range Arborists

Money really does grow on trees! By being strategic about the trees you decide to plant or remove, they can save and make you more money in the long run. Did you know? A tree in the front of a house increases the home’s sales price by an average of $7,100. Now, if that tree… Read More


How to Fertilize your Tree Before you get started fertilizing your trees, there is no need to remove any mulch to start fertilizing. Always be mindful not to over-fertilize by scattering it too close to the trunk or by using too much. It is necessary to fertilize throughout the entire root system. In general, the… Read More


flowering trees in colorado

Wherever you live, there are certain plants and trees that are a good fit for the climate and others that would not last long. Some areas of Colorado, such as Denver, are known for their history of droughts. Therefore, not just any tree will do to plant in certain areas of Colorado. You would need… Read More


certified arborist

You’ve probably heard of a Gardner or Landscaper- but an Arborist is usually not in the average household vocabulary. Arborists are tree professionals and that require extensive certifications. Arborists are trained professionals who have studied how to plant, maintain, care, and diagnose trees, shrubs, and other woody plants. They are specialized in all species of… Read More