Diseases & Pests

Even well-tended trees are susceptible to diseases and pests. These articles provide tips that will help you recognize common tree defects and infestations, and recommend treatment options, such as a comprehensive plant health care program.

Common Tree Diseases

January 15, 2015 // 5 Comments

Diseases are common plant problems in the landscape. Often, it can be difficult to identify diseases because the causing organisms are rarely seen with the naked eye, and (Read more...)

Common Pests

January 15, 2015 // 2 Comments

On your property, insects and microorganisms abound. This is a natural and beneficial state, since insects and microorganisms are key components in nutrient recycling, (Read more...)

Plant Health Care

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Arboriculture is founded on the principles of Plant Health Care (PHC) which is a total health approach to landscape and plant health. PHC recognizes that trees and woody (Read more...)

Diseases & Pests FAQs

March 19, 2014 // 3 Comments

Q: How can I avoid an outbreak of pests? It’s impossible to guarantee that pests won’t become a problem on your property. But there are some proactive measures to keep in (Read more...)