08 Feb 2016

Redwood Revival Program

This look familiar? That's because you probably have several in your Urban Forest! What's wrong with them? If you've already asked one of us, or another Arborist, you've probably heard a combination of 3 things. 1) "These are on reclaimed water, aren't they? Yep, the high-salt content it killing em." 2) "We've had 4 years of hot summer droughts and these guys need a TON of water to survive." 3) "Look where they're planted, in a tiny area surrounded by compacted soil and concrete!" Well, I'm here to inform you that we've got some great news. A new product has come on the market called BioCarbon...

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01 Sep 2015

Drought Mitigation Program

Introducing our revolutionary Drought Mitigation Program that will cut watering dramatically, promote a healthier root system, recondition soil, improve over-all tree health, and reduce those pesky, destructive roots to your sidewalks. Healthy trees will make you and your community happy, and a low water landscape will make the environment happy :) Click on the image below to see a larger version: Contact your A Plus Tree rep for a free consultation and quote!

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31 Aug 2015

Is the Drought Causing more Trees to Fail?

It seems like everything is being blamed on the drought lately, but can we blame tree/limb failure on it too? It’s currently being argued within the Arboriculture community, mainly because there isn’t enough data over a long enough period of time to support a correlation. However, it seems too coincidental that our crews have been called out to more emergencies and our clients are experiencing more limb and tree failures this year than in previous years. Regardless of the science behind it, failures are happening. So, what can be done? No to Turf, Yes to Mulch Trees located in turf is...

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