Ask the Arborist: Why are my evergreens and pines turning brown?

Welcome to our new feature, Ask the Arborist.  In this column, we aim to answer your tree and shrub care questions, and address current conditions we are seeing around Denver. 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.

Why are my evergreen trees and shrubs turning brown?

Your tree was looking green and healthy last year,

Fire Blight Facts Every Denver Homeowner Needs To Know

Help your trees blossom and reach their full potential this spring by staying ahead of the threat and gathering all the facts you need to know about fire blight. 

Spring is here and Denver citizens are tired of bare trees, and are eagerly anticipating the return of their beautiful foliage. But, what if the return of leaves and flowers on your trees is not as triumphant as you imagine? Rather than lush greenery,

DIY Tree Trimming Fails and What Denver Homeowners Need to Know

Is your new stay-at-home lifestyle compelling you to work on home improvement projects? Before you launch into a DIY tree trimming endeavor, learn the risks involved and how to stay safe. 

What Makes DIY Tree Trimming Dangerous?

Tree trimming is recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau as one of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. Each year, trained and certified professionals suffer serious injuries and even fatalities as a result of a tree trimming accidents.