Plant Any Tree Step by Step (Burlap Wrapped, Potted and Seedlings) September 6, 2016
You've got the perfect tree. You just need to know how to plant it.
Whether you’re planting a balled and burlap tree, a container-grown tree or a sapling, find step-by-step planting instructions.Read More
Celebrate Arbor Day by Planting Nature’s Sunscreen April 28, 2016
In under 60 seconds, we could think of 60 reasons why you should plant a tree this Arbor Day.
We’re highlighting one reason today. Plant a tree to protect your skin with Nature’s Sunscreen.
Guess how much tree shade reduces UV exposure by...Read More
3 Steps to Planting a New Tree This Fall October 19, 2015
A wise arborist once gave us great advice, “If you have $100 worth of tree, you should spend $200 digging your hole.”
Well, although that arborist wasn’t Davey board certified master arborist R.J. Laverne, he does share that philosophy when offering advice on planting a tree.
Among the many benefits of planting a tree are the tree’s ability to provide us with fresh oxygen, the added property value and the cooling effect it has on our yard. And with the fall season in full swing, we’re presented with the perfect time to plant. Adding trees to your yard at this time of year allows the roots to become established before dormancy, giving them a head-start next spring.Read More
How to Plant and Care for Young Trees May 11, 2015
The sun is shining and trees are budding! Davey is on the air to talk trees this spring season.
Davey is proud to appear on St. Louis’ KTRS, NewsRadio 550 station this spring, summer and fall. Each Saturday afternoon, one of our local district managers will discuss several tree and landscape topics—some of which we will feature on the Davey blog!
Davey Tree Arborist on the Air: Last week, Karl Dreyer, district manager of Davey’s St. Louis, Missouri, residential tree care services, discussed tree care for young trees with radio hosts Jim McMillan and John Shea of the “Inside Out” show. The following script is based on Dreyer’s interview.Read More