Do’s & Don’ts of Maintaining Residential Trees & Shrubs
March 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Plants For All Seasons 249 would like to invite you to join Brad Phillips, ISA (International Society of Arboriculture) Certified Arborist as he shares common do’s and don’ts of maintaining residential trees and shrubs, like crape myrtles!
Brad brings with him a rich history in Arboriculture. He is a 3rd generation Arborist who studied under his father and grandfather since childhood. Showing an interest in trees at an early age, his passion for giving the trees the best quality treatment has sent him on a journey of pursuing a career in Arboriculture for 14 years.
So bring your pen and paper and be ready to learn a lot as we tackle residential topics such as:
- Fertilizing landscape trees
- Mulching: correct application, what mulch to use, compost
- To stake or not to stake
- Weed & feed: effect on trees and shrubs, alternatives
- Correct planting methods
- Pruning: best time, angle of cuts, cut flush, pruning paint