As ISA-Certified Arborists, an important part of what we do is looking at unhealthy trees and identifying a proper course of action to provide care. We provide timely treatments using the least invasive or toxic method to reduce pests and diseases to a level that does not cause problems to plant health.
Sometimes issues can take years to become evident to a homeowner. Understanding the cause of tree decline is the key to developing a recovery program. We are familiar with local issues and keep up to date on possible new threats. This enables us to be timely and accurate in our diagnosis. Once implemented, noticeable improvements from a program of recovery may also take a few years to become obvious.
We keep a tree inventory so if there is a new threat, we can assess our client’s trees automatically.
The objective of PHC is to maintain or improve the landscape’s appearance, vitality, and — in the case of trees — safety, using the most cost-effective and environmentally sensitive practices and treatments available. Plant Health Care involves routine monitoring, preventive treatment, and a strong working relationship between the arborist and the property owner. Solutions may include: