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Trees & Shrubs

Trees & Shrubs Guide

Properly pruned tree with strong, well-spaced branches.

Correctly Pruning a Tree

If your tree needs to be pruned, make sure it is done correctly the first time to avoid permanent damage. If possible, hire an arborist and avoid topping the tree.

Certified arborist meets with client in wooded area.

Hiring a Certified Arborist

A Certified Arborist is an experienced tree care professional with extensive training, which has equipped them to help their clients maintain the health and beauty of their trees.
Measuring the soil level with a tool handle and adjusting the root crown flare.

Planting a Bare-root Tree Seedling

Bare-root trees are dug from the ground when the tree is dormant. The original root system stays intact, resulting in a stronger, healthier sapling.

An apple hangs from a tree branch.

Planting Trees

When done properly, adding trees to your landscape can not only add color, texture and shape, but it can increase the value of your property as well.