On July 31st, officials confirmed an Emerald Ash Borer sighting near the intersection of 119th & Ridgeview Rd. in Olathe, KS. This bug is the cause of thousands of ash tree deaths from Canada as far south as Olathe, KS now.Â If you have wooded real estate in Olathe, or have valued ash trees in your … Continue reading Emerald Ash Borer Spotted in Olathe
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Whether youâve heard of the Emerald Ash Borer or not, this tiny, metallic green beetle is wiping out Ash trees from Canada to Kansas. The Emerald Ash Borer, also known as EAB, is a mere half inch long and 1/8 inch wide, but it has been on a binge since entering the US through Canada … Continue reading Emerald Ash Borer – the Tiny Beetle Causing Mass Destruction
When it comes to tree and shrub care, many homeowners are in the dark. They plant a tree or shrub and think their work is done. While Mother Nature does a pretty good job of taking care of things, there are times that our plant friends need our attention. The certified arborists at KC Arborist … Continue reading Tree and Shrub Care Tips from KC Arborist
If you live in Kansas City, and you love your trees, here are some common tree insects and diseases to keep an eye out for. First of all, we like to encourage homeowners to regularly check your trees with a critical eye for signs of tree distress. These could include premature leaf color change, spots … Continue reading If Your Kansas City Trees Could Talk, They’d Say, “Look for These Symptoms”
The Emerald Ash Borer has made its way into northeast Johnson County and is on the move. Three adult insects were recently found in a tree trap in Roeland Park.Â Now that EAB has been confirmed in Northeast Johnson County, ash trees in the cities of Prairie Village, Fairway, Mission Hills and Overland Park are … Continue reading Warning for Johnson County Homes: The Emerald Ash Borer Is On The Move
The extreme drought and heat in the Kansas City area has severely stressed many trees and shrubs. It has been confirmed that Kansas City has lost thousands of trees already and is at risk of losing thousands more in the coming year. By taking action now you can minimize the chance of loss and help … Continue reading Save those trees & shrubs from the stress of the 2012 drought!
Emerald Ash Borer – Much anticipatedÂ and now confirmed this highly destructive insect has made it to Kansas City! Emerald Ash Borer Prevention The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is an exotic insect native to Asia that has infested at least 12 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces. This metallic wood boring beetle was found in … Continue reading Emerald Ash Borer is Here!!!
Extreme Drought Alert!!! Deep Root Tree And Shrub Watering Services Immediately Available! Commercial & Residential Deep Root Watering Services Will Recharge & Revitalize your Trees. K.C. Arborist has dedicated certified arborists who have been caring for trees for decades. Through this extensive experience, they know that Deep Root Watering is essential during extreme drought period … Continue reading Drought & Heat Alert – Your Trees & Shrubs Are in Danger
Beware of a New Tree Disease One of the best ways to predict insect and disease problems for your landscape is by noting past issues along with observing current weather conditions. Insects are unable to generate their own body heat, therefore the emergence and life cycle of these creatures is dependant on environmental conditions. Along … Continue reading Walnut Tree – ALERT