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Proper care for trees and shrubs is a big deal for us at Arborscapes. That’s why we spread knowledge about the proper care and development of all trees and shrubs, not just the ones we work on!

Your Plants and Winter Salt Damage

Almost everyone is familiar with Sodium Chloride, but you are probably more familiar with its common name, salt. This flavor enhancing mineral is a common additive to …

October Tree Health Alert

Many people look forward to the cooler fall temperatures in October! Despite the relative break in heat and humidity, Virginia weather is known for being variable and …

Fall Lawn Care and Tree Root Health

Lawn aeration and grass seeding become a focus for many homeowners during the fall. While a beautiful lawn can help to compliment the curb appeal of your home, the …

Pest Alert: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

In 2022 our arborists were flooded with calls about Crape Myrtle Bark Scale. This pest appears as small white insects along the main trunk and stems of the tree. The …

What is Sudden Limb Drop?

We frequently receive calls from residents who have had seemingly healthy limbs fall unexpectedly in their yards, in calm conditions. This is often caused by something …

Five Reasons to Remove a Tree on Your Property

Here are five reasons why you may need to remove a tree on your property: Old Age Trees have a natural lifespan that can be measured either in tens or hundreds of …