What Time of Year is Best for Tree Trimming?
In St. Louis, summer often brings to mind thoughts of sunshine, time outdoors, and lush greenery and trees. And with thoughts of trees often come thoughts of tree trimming – seems like a good idea, right? Well, ask any tree service professional – like those at Jackson Tree Service – and they’ll tell you that that’s not necessarily the case. The best time of year for tree trimming really depends on the type of tree, but the general rule of thumb is to trim between the leaf color change in fall and the flower blooms in spring.
Pre-Winter Yard Care
After putting so much care into your yard and trees all summer, it’s important to take the necessary steps in order to prepare your space for the winter months. Taking proper care of your yard in preparation for winter can seem overwhelming, but Jackson Tree Service is here to help.
How To Get Rid Of Japanese Beetles
Japanese Beetles can be a nuisance to almost any plant in your yard. In this post, we explain signs for spotting Japanese Beetles and methods for getting rid of them.
Understanding Chlorosis in Trees
By now, most deciduous trees have gained their leaves again for spring and summer. That means you should be watching for chlorosis. Click to learn more about the midwest’s most common cause of tree decline.
5 Things to Know About Chlorosis
Chlorosis is a major cause of tree decline in the St. Louis area. Our plant health care specialists explain the 5 things to know about chlorosis – including spotting, treating, and preventing the unsightly disease.
Dealing with Oak Galls in St. Louis
Oak galls are a widespread problem in the St. Louis area. Not only an eyesore, they are also dangerous to the health of your trees. Click to read more about oak galls, and how you should deal with them.
Most Common Tree Issues in St. Louis
Like in other places, St. Louis has its fair share of tree issues, either caused by fluctuating weather, pests or diseases. Here a few common tree issues you will find in St. Louis. Gall Wasps Wasps can prove to be a major pest for trees. Some chemicals that they produce can interfere with consistent tree…
Common Tree Pests and Diseases in Missouri
Missouri, with its varying temperatures and hospitable landscape, is home to an endless variety of hearty, strong, and healthy trees. Sadly, there are plenty of diseases and pests which are not native to the state but have found a way to infect Missouri’s trees and vegetation. Here are some invasive pests and diseases commonly found…