Category: Tree Fertilization

How to Get Rid of Banded Ash Borer Beetles in Denver

Spring is in full swing and you’re probably enjoying the warmer temperatures and the opportunity to get out and spruce up your landscape. Of course, you’ve been warned about the upcoming rise of Emerald Ash Borer in the Denver Metro area, but did you know that there’s another pest in town? The Banded Ash Borer Beetle is beginning to emerge now and will prey on your susceptible trees. Learn more about this threatening pest and how to act now to protect your trees and shrubs.

The Denver Homeowner’s Guide to Spring Tree Fertilization

After winter, your trees and shrubs work hard to bounce back and produce healthy new growth. Looking forward to seeing your landscape turn lush green this spring? Give your trees the boost they deserve with well-timed and properly, professionally executed fertilization. Reap the benefits for the spring, summer, and fall months!

What Is the Purpose of Tree Fertilization?

The idea that fertilizer is tree food is a common misconception.

Ask the Arborist: When should I prune my apple trees?

Welcome to the latest edition of Ask the Arborist.  In this column, we aim to answer your tree and shrub care questions, and address current conditions we are seeing around town. Our goal is to help you learn more about how to care for the trees and shrubs on your property, and recognize any potential problems.

When should I prune my apple trees?

There are many apple tree varieties that thrive in Colorado.