If you have front range Colorado property, you may be wondering what trees will work best with your landscaping (while still looking great). What trees will grow strong without requiring too much water? Which trees will endure the winters without
Key Signs of a Healthy Tree
Are you worried that your trees are starting to look a little unhealthy? Or maybe you’re looking for trees to cut down and thin out, and want to pick the weakest specimens and leave the stronger growth. Then again, perhaps
Why Choose The Natural Way for Plant Health Care?
Finding the right service company to care for your landscaping and plant health can be difficult, but it shouldn’t have to be! At The Natural Way, we are certified arborists that can care for any of your tree, shrub or
Why Should You Prune Your Trees?
Many tree care companies misguidedly sell tree pruning to improve tree health. In fact, there are few studies on pruning improving tree health, but there are some examples such as disease removal (cankers and spores) and reducing diseases like powdery
Why Longer Mowing Heights Matter
There is a direct relationship between the height of the grass and the depth of the roots. The deeper the roots, the more available water in the soil profile and the cooler the roots will stay. If the grass is
Temperature Changes Over Winter Expected to Cause Problems This Spring
In just the last four months, we have had two record-breaking temperature swings. These temperature swings can impact trees in negative ways. Trees have mechanisms to deal with freezing temperatures, but these mechanisms need time to make changes within the
Winter Plant Protection Programs
Temperatures have been mild, the sun bright, and breezy this winter with very little precipitation. The metabolic rates of trees have slowed. However, those trees are alive. They are taking up water and expelling water vapor into the air; this
Why Annual Contracts are Important
Annual Plant Health Care and Lawn Care contracts provide a dynamic and comprehensive schedule of treatments aimed at keeping your trees, shrubs and lawn healthy. It is much easier to keep a tree healthy than to try to treat a
Pruning Tips & Tricks to Use This Winter
It’s wintertime and your landscaping is asleep. Or is it? Just because the days are shorter — and colder — doesn’t mean that you don’t have any lawn care maintenance to worry about. As an untrained professional, you may not realize the
Should I Water My Plants and Shrubs During the Winter?
You may be enjoying the mild winter weather in Denver the last few months, but have you considered the impact it is having on your trees and plants? With no measurable snowfall since early October, the Denver area is experiencing