Davey Tree Service Blog: Tree Care Tips & Checklists

  • Do Cicadas Damage or Eat Trees?

    It's summer, which means the rhythmic (and incessant) chirping of cicadas.

    If you hear or see cicadas in your yard, are they just annoying, or can they do damage?

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  • How to Get Rid of Ants Near Your Trees

    Some ants don’t pose a problem at all and others are out to hurt our plants.

    So how can you tell the difference? Read on to learn everything you need to know about these creeping critters and your tree’s health.

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  • Getting Rid of Sweetgum Tree Balls

    Ashley recently asked, “Any thoughts about preventing an American sweetgum tree from dropping its spiky balls? I researched online about injections you can give the tree.”

    Keep reading to learn about tackling this prickly problem.

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  • How to Stop Tree Roots from Sprouting in the Lawn

    Joy asked, “We have a pear tree. It has sprouted shoots all over the grass. Is there any solution other than removing the tree?”

    We asked experts why tree roots sprout, how to remove them and if you can stop them from growing again.

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