Tag: Fielding Tree

Are Denver Trees at Risk of Fire Blight?

Spring is here and that means trees across Denver are starting to bloom. It also means the risk of fire blight is on the rise. We help homeowners fight the effects of fire blight on apple, crabapple, and pear trees. Fire blight moved through the Denver metro area in 2014 and continued south into Douglas County in 2015.

What’s fire blight and what are the signs of fire blight?

Fire blight is a bacterial diseases that presents itself through dead branches,

Which trees are more susceptible to snow damage in Colorado?

 

SNAP!

The explosion of a maple branch under the weight of a heavy snow is enough to make any homeowner wince. Broken tree limbs expose critical parts of trees to disease and irreparable damage. Fall across the Mile High city can mean 70 degrees and sunshine in the morning and twelve inches of snow by dinner. It also means thousands of trees may not survive the next big snowstorm.

We hate seeing beautiful trees broken by a Denver snow storm.