Many insects that cause damage to trees will spend the winter attached to the tree in the egg or pre-adult stage. It’s best to control them in these stages, rather than waiting until they begin to cause damage next year or multiply in numbers. They often overwinter attached to small twigs or in small crevices […]
Trees are unique organisms. They help filter the air to reduce pollution, conserve energy, increase the value of a property, provide habitats, and reduce stormwater runoff. Caring for trees is essential to the health of the environment and our communities. Up Next: Managing Tree Root Diseases You want the best for your trees, but incorrect […]
Fall is just around the corner and while it may still be hot outside, it is now the time to start thinking about preparing your trees and lawn for fall. If you did not do it last year, this is now the time to start. Up Next: The Best Trees To Plant For Fall Color […]
Is A Fungus The Rhizosphaera fungus attacks spruce trees in Missouri. The disease is encouraged by poor air circulation and high humidity. This disease does not usually kill trees, but they may become largely defoliated and unsightly.