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Take Some Willow Bark and Call Me in The Morning…

Have you ever wondered how people centuries ago made due without a neighborhood CVS or other readily available source of medicine? We take for granted the fact that we can just run out and get some aspirin or Tylenol and

Posted in Environmental Issues Tagged with: bark, environment, medicinal, properties, tree, trees

Caring for the Trees of the National September 11 Memorial Plaza

Bartlett Tree Experts is honored to be responsible for the health of the trees planted at the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Over the past five years Bartlett helped to select and provided care for the 400-plus swamp white oak saplings as

Posted in Urban Tree Care Tagged with: 9/11, bartlett tree experts, memorial, new york, NY, plaza, september 11, swamp white oaks, tree care, trees, twin towers, world trade center, wtc

Hell hath no fury…

For centuries most people assumed the end of the phrase “Hell hath no fury” to be “like a woman scorned”. Clearly, either those people haven’t suffered through a Texas summer or some other state has jilted the poor Lone Star (odds are it’s California

Posted in Environmental Issues, Tree Advice Tagged with: drought, heat, irrigation, stress, trees

“If I Had A Nickel”

Having been raised the son of a country boy whose family hails from the Southern Indiana/Kentucky area, I’ve been subjected to many rich and witty expressions as “Better to have it and not need it than need it and not

Posted in Fertilization, Tree Advice Tagged with: care, tree, trees

Too Hot and Dry

The effects of the 2010 drought on Central Indiana’s evergreens this year You may have noticed an abnormal number of evergreen trees around the central Indiana area that are dying or browning excessively. With over 30 days of temperatures above

Posted in Environmental Issues, Tree Advice Tagged with: branches, brown, crown, dead, dieback, drought, evergreens, heat, Indiana, irrigation, stress, trees

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