1. Water works!
Trees are good to us. They provide shade and shelter from the sun, filter the air we breathe, add beauty and value to our homes, provide habitat, and much more. But come on, what have you done for your tree lately? Here are 5 ways to return the love:
Trees use water year-round, so they need water year-round. The amount of water a tree utilizes changes throughout its annual growth cycle, but to make it simple - they always need water - particularly trees that are younger than two years. Here is a short article on tree watering basics. Also check out our blog post about winter watering! Yes - you can (and should) water in the winter during dry spells.
4. Mind the roots.
5. Find yourself a tree guy.
Find a trusted expert to help you maintain the trees on your property. Trees are an important asset and deserve professional attention and care. Don't leave your tree care to chance. Finding a certified arborist, like Arbor Aesthetics, is the first step in ensuring that you'll be able to love your trees for many years to come!
Amy Grewe, Certified Arborist & Co-Owner