14 Florida Oak Trees

14 Beautiful Florida Oak Trees

14 Florida Oak Trees Florida oak trees are some of the most beautiful trees in the world. Oaks are characteristically large and wide, with thick solid trunks covered in acorns, oblong leaves, and graying bark. There are many different types of Florida oak trees; about 19 are native to the area. Different species of oak…

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8 Damaging Florida Invasive Trees

8 Florida Invasive Trees Florida invasive trees can damage native trees and plants. Especially since Florida has such a rich ecosystem of plants. Unfortunately, Florida is also an area with an increasing number of invasive plant life. Florida invasive trees and plants can affect the health of entire forests and ecosystems, increase costs to manage…

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7 Reasons Why My Trees Look Bad

Why do my trees look bad? Trees are living, breathing things just like you and me. They can get diseases or injure areas of their body, and they have unique ways of telling us they need help. It can be hard to spot the signs of disease in a tree. So, if your trees look…

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How To Dry Firewood Port Charlotte Florida

Best Way How To Dry Firewood

How To Dry Firewood Why does dry firewood matter? Wood that hasn’t been dried ultimately produces less heat and more smoke than dried wood. Also, depending on how green or moist the wood is, it may be difficult to ignite it. It is best to have firewood that has less than 20-25% moisture content. That’s…

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The Spotted Lanternfly Infestation

An Arborist Shares What You Need to Know The spotted lanternfly infestation is wreaking havoc in the United States. This invasive insect species was first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2014, and has been spreading rapidly ever since. The lanternfly is a serious pest that causes major damage to crops and trees. If you live in…

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Tips For Tree Trimming

4 Free Tips For Tree Trimming

What Are Some Tips For Tree Trimming? Why should I trim my trees? Health: Tree trimming is typically done to remove the dying parts of the tree to ensure the tree can continue to grow. If the area is dense, it also allows for the plants below to get more sunlight, which will help the…

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Here is Your Tree Trimming Guide

If you have a home, chances are that you have at least one tree on your property. Trees can provide shade, beauty, and fruit, based on the type of tree that you have. But sometimes they need to be pruned and trimmed. It’s important to note that there are right and wrong ways to trim…

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Reasons That A Tree Should Be Removed

If you have trees on your property, you may wonder if one or more of your trees should be removed. Sometimes the answer can be obvious. Other times, not so much. We’re going to discuss both the obvious and not so obvious reasons why it may be time for you to remove a tree. OBVIOUS…

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3 Signs A Tree Has Been Hit By Lightning

Lightning can be very damaging to buildings and homes, but it can also damage  the trees in your yard. What are some of the signs that your tree was hit by lightning if you don’t witness it happening? Below are some signs you might see on a tree that indicate it’s been hit by lightning.…

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How To Remove Unwanted Trees From Your Property

When you have a tree that you want to remove, it’s a huge decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Trees that are dying or dead ought to be removed because of aesthetic, safety, and health purposes. But there are also times when you should remove a live tree. These are when they’re interfering with buildings,…

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