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Soil

Soil Testing in Dallas and Fort Worth

Healthy soil is the key to a happy and healthy landscape. The right soil balance and biology means a strong and vigorous tree. Often, when one of our certified arborists inspects your trees they may recommend having a soil analysis performed.


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Risky Tree Removals

Sometimes it is necessary to remove a tree. Our main goal is to protect and nurture trees to an old age, but we must be prepared for the inevitable. Often, when a large tree has died it can be difficult to remove without damaging adjacent property. Our crews will carefully dissect and remove trees when required. We take all generated debris with us, leaving your property clean.


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When to prune oak trees? It's Oak Wilt season

You might see a lot of oak tree pruning going on right now. But did you know this is not the time to prune your oaks? Spring is the time when oak trees have the highest chance of contracting oak wilt disease; pruning in spring leaves them very vulnerable to this disease. The Texas Forest Service will tell you that the riskiest time to prune oaks is from February 1st through June 15th.


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Fall Webworms Attack Pecan Trees

There are several types of caterpillars that can present big problems for your trees here in Texas. One of these groups of leaf-eating pests are Fall Web Worms. These caterpillars can defoliate your trees, which stunts their growth and vigor. Early detection and proper identification of an infestation is key to properly treating the tree.


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Tent Caterpillar Infestation in your Trees!

There are several types of caterpillars that can present big problems for your trees here in Texas. One of these groups of leaf-eating pests are Tent Caterpillars. These caterpillars can defoliate your trees, which stunts their growth and vigor. Early detection and proper identification of an infestation is key to properly treating the tree.


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Oak Leaf Blister

Spring is a time when many fungal diseases crop up, due to extra moisture and optimal temperatures. Oak leaf blister is a fungal leaf spot disease caused by the fungus Taphrina deformans. It can effect all species of oak trees.


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Arbor Day with Preservation Tree Services at Dallas Baptist University

How did you celebrate Arbor Day this year? Last Friday, we spent a great day at Dallas Baptist University planting new trees, feeding existing trees on property and teaching staff and students about the importance of urban trees.


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Preservation Tree Services Chicken Coop!

Read for the Peep at the Coops Tour on May 5th? We are a sponsor! Most people are suckers for their pets. We’re no different here at Preservation Tree. Our office pets just happen to make breakfast for us every day! Did you know we have our very own chicken coop here at our Dallas office? Here is a shot of our owner Harold Spiegel having a chat with “Rochelle” of the Rockets. Think maybe he has a favorite?