• Girdles- Your Trees Don't Like Them Either

    A girdle for a tree is not quite the fashion statement it is on a person. Wires, ropes, watering bags, and other items left too long wrapped around a tree will strangle and eventually kill the tree, an issue we've probably all seen.But there is another girdling enemy lurking just below the soil and causing serious damage; the trees' own roots.Peel back the lawn, leaves, and soil around the base of a struggling tree and you'll likely find roots growing  around the base of the tre...  Read More...

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    Our Trees and Our Safety

    For the past two weeks the Woodie's Team has been on location in Richmond working with Associa Home Group to improve safety in several condo courts. The culprits? Leyland Cedars, Eastern White Pines, and American Sycamores. The numerous Leyland Cedars and White Pines were blocking visibility for residents trying to pull out onto the road, as well as blocking sightlines along sidewalks. Raising canopies to above head height lets everyone see clearly without losing the trees they love!Sy...  Read More...

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