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  • Growing Together: Summer 16 Issue

    Growing Together: Summer 16 Issue

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  • Tree Service Tips: Preparing Your Home - and Landscape - for Sale4:02

    Tree Service Tips: Preparing Your Home - and Landscape - for Sale

    Curb appeal matters! Check out a few ways to enhance your green space in advance of a sale. Hosted by ISA Board Certified Master Arborist Steve Nagy.

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  • Why Are There Brown or Black Spots on My Maple Leaves?

    Why Are There Brown or Black Spots on My Maple Leaves?

    What if your maple leaves develop unsightly brown or black spots in summer? Is your tree in trouble–or even a goner? While those spots look worrisome, it’s just tar spot–a fungal disease that...

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  • What to Do When Your Japanese Maple Has Crispy or Brown Leaves

    What to Do When Your Japanese Maple Has Crispy or Brown Leaves

    When one of our readers saw her Japanese maple’s leaves rapidly turning brown, she reached out for advice, asking if fertilizer or water could help. Learn why that's happening and what you can do.

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  • Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

    Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

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  • Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

    Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

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  • Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

    Davey Bulletin July-August 2017

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  • Morning (Not Night) is the Best Time to Water Plants in Summer.

    Morning (Not Night) is the Best Time to Water Plants in Summer.

    How peaceful is it to stand under your towering trees, listen to the falling water and see the morning sun shine? Watering plants and trees in the morning is best for your plants–and good for...

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  • How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles in Summer, Fall and Spring

    How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles in Summer, Fall and Spring

    Frilly foliage is a sure sign that Japanese beetles have been chomping on your flowers and trees. Luckily, there are tons of ways to do away with these leaf-loving pests.

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  • Fireproof Landscapes with Fire Resistant Plants, Trees and Shrubs

    Fireproof Landscapes with Fire Resistant Plants, Trees and Shrubs

    Wildfires are scary and can do an incredible amount of damage. Do your best to protect your home by creating a defensible space and planting fire resistant plants, trees and shrubs.

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  • Do Cicadas Damage or Eat Trees?

    Do Cicadas Damage or Eat Trees?

    It's summer, which means the rhythmic (and incessant) chirping of cicadas. If you hear or see cicadas in your yard, are they just annoying, or can they do damage?

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  • Blue Spruce Tree Needles Turning Yellow, Brown, Then Dropping? Check for…

    Blue Spruce Tree Needles Turning Yellow, Brown, Then Dropping? Check for…

    If you see yellow, brown or bare spots on your spruce trees, they may have Rhizosphaera needle cast. Learn more about what this fungus looks like, what it can do and how to control it. 

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  • Have Japanese Beetles? Check and Control Lawn Grubs Now!

    Have Japanese Beetles? Check and Control Lawn Grubs Now!

    Japanese beetles lay eggs that turn into grubs and eat your lawn in late summer and again in spring. Then, those grubs turn into Japanese beetles. Control Japanese beetle grubs this year to...

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  • Signs of Underwatering Trees or Overwatering Trees

    Signs of Underwatering Trees or Overwatering Trees

    Trees can’t tell us when they’ve had too much to drink–or when they’re dying of thirst. Instead, trees leave subtle clues that we need to decode. Is your tree getting too much, not enough or just...

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  • The Best Advice on DIY Tree Removal and Cutting

    The Best Advice on DIY Tree Removal and Cutting

    When it comes to DIY improvements, there are some projects you can handle like a pro and others you should leave to a pro. Find out if it’s ever safe and recommended to remove a tree on your own.

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  • DIY Tree Watering with Homemade Tree Watering System

    DIY Tree Watering with Homemade Tree Watering System

    Did you know more than 50 percent of a living tree’s weight is water? That H2O helps trees thrive. You want to water your tree deeply, which you can do easily with one of these tree watering systems.

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  • How to Get Rid of Ants Near Your Trees

    How to Get Rid of Ants Near Your Trees

    Some ants don’t pose a problem at all and others are out to hurt our plants. So how can you tell the difference? Read on to learn everything you need to know about these creeping critters and...

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  • Why Do My Tree and Plant Leaves Look Sunburned or Brown in Summer?

    Why Do My Tree and Plant Leaves Look Sunburned or Brown in Summer?

    Amelia asked, “My Japanese maple's leaves are turning brown at a fast rate starting on one side of the tree. Is it due to lack of water?” Burnt leaves usually point to a problem called leaf...

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  • Getting Rid of Sweetgum Tree Balls

    Getting Rid of Sweetgum Tree Balls

    Ashley recently asked, “Any thoughts about preventing an American sweetgum tree from dropping its spiky balls? I researched online about injections you can give the tree.” Keep reading to learn...

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  • How to Stop Tree Roots from Sprouting in the Lawn

    How to Stop Tree Roots from Sprouting in the Lawn

    Joy asked, “We have a pear tree. It has sprouted shoots all over the grass. Is there any solution other than removing the tree?” We asked experts why tree roots sprout, how to remove them and if...

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  • Best Trees to Replace Ash (Ash Tree Alternatives by Zone)

    Best Trees to Replace Ash (Ash Tree Alternatives by Zone)

    If you removed an ash tree because of emerald ash borer (EAB), you likely want to fill the bare spot. Learn about the benefits of diversifying your landscape and find a great ash tree replacement.

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  • Case Studies - Integrating Trees into Stormwater Management April 2017

    Case Studies - Integrating Trees into Stormwater Management April 2017

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