Driving through Northern Ontario is beautiful. Towering pine and spruce colour the landscape a brilliant green and scent the air with their fresh, spicy perfume. Or at least that's what it used to be like. Now, you are just as likely to see a landscape of greyish-brown scruff; the ghosts of the verdant trees that grew for up to 1000 years. What happened to the forests in Northern Ontario? It is an invasive species called the spruce budworm. What
In the summertime when the temperature increases, you may devote a lot of attention to keeping your lawn and garden plants watered to prevent them from drying out. However, you may not think about watering the trees on your property or not know how to do it correctly. Trees can benefit from regular watering, just like other plants, but it is important to strike the right balance. Too much water can be as harmful as too little. If you
These two types of trees are all around you in Kitchener: Coniferous and deciduous trees come in native and invasive species all throughout Canada. Knowing the difference not only helps you better appreciate your surroundings but can also help guide you in your landscaping decisions. Explore the differences between these trees and find out how you can enjoy safe tree removal services. Leaf Differences One of the major differences between the two types is in the leaves. Deciduous trees
Removing a tree from your property can be a dangerous task without a qualified professional. Whether a tree is posing a hazard to your home or blocking your line of sight, use these five questions to find the best tree removal service in your area. Don’t hesitate to learn more about local tree services to ensure you work with a safe, reliable tree care team. 1. Are You Licensed and Insured? Licensing and insurance not only help you find
The year-round beauty of evergreen trees on your property is something that shouldn't be taken for granted. Evergreen trees, despite their ability to survive in the coldest temperatures of the winter, need maintenance and care so they continue to thrive. In Ontario, homeowners and business owners should look to companies providing professional tree service to keep their evergreens healthy. At Martin's Tree Service, we have the expertise, experience and knowledge of the evergreen trees native to this area. We
Steve Martin President- Arborist I have a profound interest in trees and their natural beauty. I grew up on
What Insect Is Threatening Pine and Spruce Trees?
Driving through Northern Ontario is beautiful. Towering pine and spruce colour the landscape a brilliant green and scent the