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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.

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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…