Will a Late Spring Frost Damage Your Trees?

Will a Late Spring Frost Damage Your Trees?

By Nancy Penrose It seems to happen without fail that we’ll enjoy the spring weather, but then winter will present us with one last freeze right when we thought it was all over. A dip in temperature isn’t just a shock for us; our trees feel it too. Will a late spring...
Big Trees Inc. is Having a Successful First Quarter

Big Trees Inc. is Having a Successful First Quarter

SNOHOMISH, WA: Big Trees Inc., (http://bigtreesupply.com/), a tree sales and transplant company, has been having a successful first quarter with plenty of new inventory and consistent transplanting work. Big Trees’ nursery has upwards of 50 flowering Cherry trees...
What Time of Year Do Pine Trees Drip Sap?

What Time of Year Do Pine Trees Drip Sap?

By Nancy Penrose Pine trees are beautiful, but the one time that they’re not is when they drip shiny, gold sap. Along with the undesired sap, problems may arise depending on the amount of sap and its color. Keep reading to find out all you need to know about pine...
BigTreeSupply.com: The European Gypsy Moth

BigTreeSupply.com: The European Gypsy Moth

By Nancy Penrose. One of the most destructive tree pests in the State of Washington is the European gypsy moth. In its caterpillar form, it has destroyed millions of acres of foliage around the country. The moth was brought to the United States in the 1860’s near...
Should You Keep Outdoor Tree Lights on Year-Round?

Should You Keep Outdoor Tree Lights on Year-Round?

By Nancy Penrose With the holidays now past, the one thing we tend to postpone is taking down the lights from outdoor trees. For some, they love how it makes their home feel warm and magical during the winter months. For others, they don’t want to undo all the hard...

Tree Planting Tips

By Nancy Penrose Purchasing a tree that is a good match for your planting environment is important. Every species of tree has its own needs. Some require soil that retains moisture, while others will grow best in slightly acidic or highly nutritional soil. To make...