Indications of Tree Stress

Indications of Tree Stress

Urban trees typically only live a few decades, whereas the same tree in the forest could live for over a hundred years. City stressors take a toll on tree health, even more so than ...

Successful Tree Planting in Summer

Successful Tree Planting in Summer

Start a healthy tree off right by planting it properly. Planting a tree during the summer months can be a little tricky, but with these tips, you can ensure it thrives. During thes ...

Tree Removal Risks

Tree Removal Risks

You’ve seen the many tree-mishap videos on YouTube—don’t be added to this list of video “entertainment.” Removing trees is risky business and more complicated that it may ...

Why You Shouldn’t Top Your Trees

Why You Shouldn’t Top Your Trees

If you have a tree that is getting larger than you’d like or is creating a safety hazard, don’t simply chop off the top. It may seem like the best choice at the time, but it cr ...

Tips for Healthy Trees

Water restrictions are in place throughout Utah this summer, but that doesn’t mean you should stop watering your trees. You can let your lawn go brown and it will be able to repa ...

Marching into Spring

Marching into Spring

Winter may linger for a bit longer here in Utah, but spring is on the way. On warmer days this month, there are lots of great things you can do in your yard to get prepped for the ...

Fun Facts About Trees

Fun Facts About Trees

One of our oldest natural resources is the tree. Trees have provided us with shelter, fire, food, paper, beauty, protection, and so much more. It’s clear that we think trees are ...

Common Tree Diseases and Infestations in Utah

Common Tree Diseases and Infestations in Utah

Diseased trees in your yard don’t just look bad, they can be a liability, too. A weak tree is more susceptible to falling over in a windstorm or having large branches breaking of ...

Go Green with a Real Christmas Tree

Go Green with a Real Christmas Tree

That green tree in your living room for the holidays can also be green for another reason: the environment. Artificial trees are popular, and for good reason. You can reuse it year ...

Our State Tree

Our State Tree

Did you know that Utah’s state tree is the quaking aspen? In March of 2014, Governor Gary Herbert signed a bill to change the state tree from the blue spruce to the quaking aspen ...