Season: Spring

Spring tree care

Our pages relating to tree care in the spring months:

  • Choosing a tree
    This page will focus on tips and advice in selecting small trees for your garden, next month we will look at planting tips. The factors to consider in choosing a suitable tree can be divided into 2 broad categories, firstly the environmental conditions and secondly the tree characteristics.
  • Managing excessive tree shade
    A frequent point of discussion with customers is over the scale of trees both in your own and neighbours gardens affecting your lawns and borders. This page reflects on these issues and suggests options to alleviate the shade issues.
  • Dealing with ivy in trees
    As tree surgeons we frequently come across trees that have a considerable amount of ivy in them. This page addresses the dilemma of allowing ivy to create bio diverse habitats with the hazards to the health and vitality of a tree.