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What is Dendrochronology?

What is Dendrochronology? If you look at the different parts of the word, the definition is there in the word itself. Dendron means tree, chrono means time and logy means the study of. The ancient Greek are the ones who came up with the word It’s an approach to figuring out the age of trees. Do you need tree…

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Fun Facts About Trees

We all know that trees are an extremely important plant. They help give us breathable air, provide fruits, and give us much needed shade on hot summer days. They are also pretty amazing to look at and come in many different sizes and shapes. Trees aren’t only for humans of course; they are also the homes for many animals…

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The Lorax Tree in La Jolla California Has Fallen

One of the most iconic trees in California, and in literature has fallen. The tree was made famous by Dr. Suess’ “The Lorax” and fell this past June. The rare cartoonish-looking Monterey Cypress was located in Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, California and was a source of local pride. Residents are mourning the loss of a tree…

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Tips for Spring in Texas

Spring is a great time for those living in the Lone Star state. The cold from the winter has started to fade away and the summer heat is yet to arrive, making it prime time to get out in the sun. Along with that, the birds start flying about as everything that was dry and brown during the wintertime…

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What Is An Emerald Ash Borer and Why Is It Harmful?

In the past years, ash trees have fallen victim to a certain insect, the Emerald Ash Borer. It has been named the “most destructive forest pest ever seen in North America.” A website named ‘Emerald Ash Borer Info’ has made a report on these insects. An Emerald Ash Borer is a beetle that most likely comes from Asia. This…

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The Fastest Growing Shade Tree in Texas

Texas is hot!  You may find yourself cranking the fan up every 30 minutes, grabbing a popsicle out of the fridge, or making your AC as cold as possible. But using all that electricity can’t be good for your electric bills. Not having to constantly raise your electric bill sounds like an unlikely dream, but there is a way…

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Northern Texas is Being Attacked By an Invasive Tree Species

Northern Texas is a beautiful place where animals and insects roam. The amazing trees such as the Texas Red Oak can all be seen in this part of Texas. However, it’s not all a life in paradise. A non-native tree species is taking over northern Texas. So, what exactly is the invasive tree species?         What Is the Chinese Pistache?…

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How to get your Lawn to Co-Exist

Having trees and freshly cut, green grass is one of the many joys of having a yard. Unfortunately, it can be difficult having healthy grass while having tall trees. Trees and grass have always had some sort of ‘turf war.’ If you are currently struggling with this give us a call today: tree services Round Rock Texas. Plenty of…

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How Saturated Soils From Heavy Rains Can Impact Your Trees

Trees are very important for our environment. They are a key part of every living thing’s survival. Many people plant trees to liven up the outside of their home, but are they properly caring for these trees?       Many people don’t know the right methods for caring for trees. According to the Preservation Tree, 2019, most people have no idea…

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How to Hire the Right Expert

Caring for trees can take a lot of time and work. If you don’t know the proper ways to maintain trees, it can be dangerous to the tree. How can you ensure your trees are getting the proper care? That’s where the tree defenders’ come in.  Also known as Arborists.  If your indeed of a professional that can get…

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