trees

Drought and Pest Pressures: How to Save Your Stressed-Out Trees

Drought and Pest Pressures

As temperatures begin to rise across the country and spike even higher in traditionally warm areas, protecting drought-stressed trees should take precedence in your recommended treatment plan. Trees suffering from drought stress have increased risk of damage from attacking insects, diseases, heat, and cold. Here are some pests to be aware of and treatments to […]

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Announcing Arborjet’s Saving America’s Iconic Trees Tour: Help Us Protect Our Nation’s Trees!

Saving America's Iconic Trees Tour Logo

This week, we officially launched our first Saving America’s Iconic Trees tour! We are ecstatic to bring our passion for protecting the environment to communities across the country. Over the years, we have treated some of the most well-known, oldest, and largest trees across America. Their existence is embedded in America’s history and brings significant […]

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Join Us for Arbor Day 2018!

Arbor Day 2018

It’s almost Arbor Day, and we’re ready to celebrate! Are you?   National Arbor Day falls on Friday, April 27th, 2018. Historically, Arbor Day is a holiday that encourages individuals to plant a tree to help sustain our environment. Did you know a study of 10 cities found community forests save an average of one life […]

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Disease Alert: Watch for Sycamore Anthracnose and Apple Scab!

Sycamore Anthracnose Apple Scab

Now that spring is beginning, tree diseases are starting to crop up across the country. For many of these cases, now is the time to consider treatment, especially if you’re an arborist in charge of recommending solutions to homeowners. Two issues that are sure to be prevalent this year are Sycamore Anthracnose and Apple Scab. […]

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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Vermont – There is Treatment!

Emerald Ash Borer in Vermont

Last month, Emerald Ash Borer was found in northern Orange County, Vermont. This news was unprecedented because until now, EAB hadn’t made its way to the Green Mountain State. State officials and the community alike are now holding public meetings to discuss next steps. The most important thing to remember is there is a treatment. […]

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5 Trees We Love Across the Country

Trees We Love

Last week, in honor of Valentine’s Day, we shared the story of one tree we love each day of the week. In case you missed it, we rounded our five picks for you below. Do you have a favorite tree? Share with us on our Facebook and Twitter pages!   1. The Champion White Ash […]

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Introducing Shortstop® Plant Growth Regulator for Trees

Shortstop® is a systemic plant growth regulator that slows vegetative growth by inhibiting gibberellin biosynthesis on trees. Shortstop reduces the above ground vegetative growth and changes specific morphological characteristics of the tree plant. What is Gibberellic Acid? Gibberellic acid is responsible for the vegetative growth in plants. Reducing its production results in shorter length between […]

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Winterizing Shrubs, Trees and Perennials with Matt Andrus

Follow these steps from Arborjet’s Horticultural Specialist, Matt Andrus, to avoid winter injury and damage to your plants. Andrus is a member of Arborjet’s research and development team, devoted to the discovery and development of the most effective equipment, formulations and application methods. Determine Your Plant Hardiness Zone “First things first, with any type of […]

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