Avoid Pruning Oak Trees in Summer – Oak Wilt Causes August 2, 2016
Oak trees have long been an American favorite. They're one of the best shade trees out there, and many varieties grow fast!
If you love oak trees as much as us, you’ve likely dreaded the deadly oak wilt disease.
Well, pruning oak trees in summer increases their risk of oak wilt. Read on to learn why.Read More
Should I Be Pruning Fruit Trees in Summer? July 7, 2016
When you regularly prune fruit trees, you ensure sunlight reaches all parts of the tree. As a result, you get more, higher-quality fruit.
Now, the million-dollar question: when to trim your fruit trees? Is summer pruning good for fruit trees? Read on to find out.Read More
How to Prune or Trim Young Trees for Structure and Form June 14, 2016
We love the look of our mature trees after a timely prune.
But did you know that young, or newly planted trees, also like to be trimmed?
Below we dive into how and why you should shape young trees.
Wait – Before You Use Pruning Sealer on Trees… April 14, 2016
Pruning – tree trimming – call it what you will. No matter its name, we love talking about how and why to prune trees at Davey!
The benefits of pruning trees seem endless.
Once your tree is pruned, though, should you use pruning sealer on cuts close to the trunk?