General Reminders

scale-insectsScale Insects on Tree and Shrubs

Scale insects weaken plants by sucking sap from stem sand branches, and affect a surprising number of plants in the landscape. Scales can do a lot of damage and must be controlled now with horticultural oil.

sprinkler-openingSprinkler System Opening

When your sprinkler system is opened up, remind the technician to check that all heads are performing evenly.

frost-crackFrost Crack in Thin Barked Tree

This happens most often when the tree is facing to a southern exposure. The thin bark gets heated during the day by the sun, sap begins to rise, then expands when it freezes at night. Most often the tree will heal on its own, but checking is prudent.

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