FAQ Mountain Pine Beetle

When does the mountain pine attack trees in Colorado? Typically the mountain pine beetle is in flight during the months of June and early July. Before that, it is developing under the bark in its larval stage. There are mountain pine beetles on my tree. Can you stop it? The short answer is no. Preventive […]

Tree Insects and Diseases

An infestation of insects, fungus, or other diseases can seriously affect the overall health & beauty of your trees.  The experienced plant health care technicians at Arborscape will inspect your trees and recommend the best insect and disease control options.  We offer various: Pesticide sprays Bark injections Fertilizer applications The benefits of working with ArborScape: […]

Maple Tree Care

Maple Trees Are A Sturdy, Well-Regarded Species. If You Are Planting A Maple, We Recommend Avoiding Silver Maples As They Have Brittle Branches, Tend To Have Roots That Crawl The Surface, And Are More Likely To Hollow Out Later In Life. Autumn Blaze Maple We Also Avoid it Due To Brittle Branch Structure. Both These […]

Aspen Tree Care

The SHOCKING Truth About Aspen Trees Is That They Aren’t Even Meant To Be Planted Below 6,000 Feet! You Can Look It Up. That’s Why Proven Aspen Tree Cares Needed To Give Them The Cultural Foundation They Need To Survive At The Lower Altitude Of Denver Metro. Since They’re A “Stand” (Group) Tree, They Die-Off […]

Tree Growth Regulators

Tree Growth Regulators Might Help Your Tree Your Tree Might Actually Thrive By Being Smaller And Growing More Slowly. That May Sound Counter-Intuitive, But Developing Data Of  Tree Growth Regulators Seem To Support That, In Urban And Suburban Areas, Smaller Trees Enjoy Better Longevity And Richer Color – And Cost Less To Maintain. We Recently […]

Ash Destroying EAB

Emerald Ash Borer, A Destructive Beetle That Threatens Ash Trees Was Confirmed In Broomfield.  A Resident Near 136th Avenue And Main St. Contacted A City Forester After Discovering A Suspicious Insect That Was Later Confirmed As Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). The City And County Of Broomfield Have Treated Its 2,900 Ash Trees Located On Right-Of-Ways […]

Pine Tree

Pine Trees Pines Are An Iconic Part Of The Colorado Landscape. Ponderosa, Scotch, Lodge-Pole, And Austrian Pines Are Just A Few Of The Species You Will Encounter In Denver. Any Discussion About Pine Tree Health Is Really A Discussion About Beetles Such As The IPS Beetle And The Mountain Pine Beetle. Since Pine Grow All Year […]

Preparing Trees For Winter

Winter Is A Time Where Trees, Especially Young And Thin-Barked Trees, Are Damaged By Weather Directly And Indirectly. However, There Are Proven Methods To Reducing Or Eliminating This Damage. First Let’s Talk About What Happens To Trees During The Winter. What Happens To Trees During The Winter Young Trees, Newly Planted Trees, And Thin-Barked Trees Are […]