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Simplifying the Subject of Soil Texture

Soil texture is one of the primary ways by which arborist, landscapers and other professionals with dirt under their fingernails classify soils. Determined by the size distribution of the particles in a sample, soil texture influences the...Dive into the world of soil texture with Arborist Now! Our expert guide breaks down why understanding soil types is crucial for effective gardening and plant care in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn how the right soil can transform your green spaces.

Mycorrhizae: My Favorite Kind of Fungi

Explore the fascinating world of mycorrhizae, the beneficial fungi that form symbiotic relationships with tree roots. Learn how these fungi boost nutrient and water absorption, supporting tree health and resilience. Arborist Now, your San Francisco tree care expert, explains why mycorrhizae are vital for thriving trees.

Water Well, But Water Efficiently

Proper watering is crucial for tree health, especially in drought-prone areas. In our latest blog post, discover the best practices for watering your trees efficiently, ensuring they receive the right amount of moisture without wasting water. Learn how to use moisture meters, soaker hoses, and mulch effectively to keep your trees vibrant and healthy. For professional tree care services in the San Francisco Bay Area, trust Arborist Now.

A Guide to Vertical Mulching

Discover the importance of vertical mulching and its role in maintaining healthy tree roots with this informative blog post. Delve into the technique's benefits, such as alleviating soil compaction and enhancing water penetration, to ensure the vitality and longevity of your trees. This guide provides insights on safeguarding your trees' critical root zones, emphasizing proactive care for a thriving garden.

How to Get Grass (And Other Plants) to Grow Under Your Evergreens

Transform the shaded, barren spaces under your evergreen trees into thriving gardens. In this blog post, we'll offer practical advice on overcoming challenges like limited sunlight, acidic soil, and water competition. Learn effective strategies for soil preparation, strategic pruning, and selecting shade-tolerant grasses and groundcovers to cultivate a lush, vibrant landscape beneath your evergreens.

Thriving Through Winter: Essential California Lawn Care Tips

For those of you living in California, you may be wondering what lawn care is appropriate over the cooler winter season. Here are some suggestions to ensure that your grass stays happy and healthy until spring rolls around again.Ensure your lawn remains lush and healthy through California's winter months with this comprehensive guide. Learn key strategies such as adjusting mowing practices, enhancing soil structure, managing pests, and optimizing irrigation schedules. We'll offer some practical tips tailored to California's unique climate, helping you maintain a resilient and vibrant lawn all winter long.

The Top 9 Most Common Tree Issues & How to Solve Them

Learn how to address the most common tree issues! In this post, you'll discover solutions for compacted soil, nutrient deficiencies, pest infestations, and more. Gain insights into effective tree care practices that ensure your trees stay healthy and resilient, promoting a thriving landscape.

Soil Quality and Garden Success

Soil quality and health is the most important part of a successful gardening and landscape beauty. When you take care of the soil, the rewards help your garden plants to flourish.

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