How To Plant a Tree
Amy Heath, Owner of Texas Tree Surgeons and ISA Board Certified Master Arborist® provides step by step instructions on how to plant a tree. You can find more info on how to plant trees here.
How to Water Your Tree During a Drought
True or false, sprinkler systems are enough to water your tree? False, sprinklers are designed to water your sod not your tree. Amy Heath, Owner of Texas Tree Surgeons and ISA Board Certified Master Arborist®…
The Best North Texas Trees
The urban forest in North Texas has taken quite a beating over the past few years. From high winds and tornadoes in 2019 to freezes in 2021 and 2022, to varying drought conditions throughout, many…
Why is Topping Crape Myrtles (and Other Trees) Bad?
In late winter and early spring, it is common to see crape myrtles in North Texas with all of their canopies and upper branches removed, leaving only standing trunks. Understandably called “topping,” as the top…
Why Shouldn’t We Treat for Aphids?
The recent explosion of aphid activity in North Texas caused frustration and concern among tree owners and anyone who has encountered the sticky mess that aphids cause. When aphids have matured and are feeding (and…