Tree lopping has been an in-demand service throughout Melbourne recently. This winter has seen a number of days with high wind speeds. The Bureau of Meteorology reports that in May parts of Victoria were hit with 143km/h winds. The strongest wind gust for June was recorded at Wilson’s Promontory Lighthouse and came in at 115… Read more
Tree Lopping and Branch Removal Almost all of our tree services result in branches, twigs or sticks being left over. As part of any job, we will remove these before we leave. Typically, we will mulch lopped branches and trees either on-site or back at our headquarters in Ringwood. Tree, stump and root removals are… Read more
What advice would you give a novice gardener? A while back, journalist Julia Hammond got in touch with Jack’s Trees to ask us this very question. Hot off the back of our last two blogs, we knew what we’d say. You can read our response here: https://www.mydeal.com.au/blog/post/how-to-start-gardening. We were excited to be interviewed by a… Read more
After our clients have a tree or stump removal, a number of them ask what they should plant in its place. Our arborists will often suggest native plants.
Melbourne’s Palm Trees: Diseases, Pests and Problems Our tree removalists are frequently called out for palm tree removals. Melbourne residents and businessowners, similarly, often call our arborists about palm tree diseases and diagnosis. So this week we decided to write about some of the most common palm tree diseases Melbourne’s palm tree-owners face.
Some Common Questions Our Arborists Are Asked What is an Arborist? Arborists are also known as tree doctors, but they do much more than identify and treat tree diseases. More accurately, arborists are tree surgeons, carers, nurses, midwives, barbers, trainers, bodyguards, and executioners. They take care of trees, gardens and hedges from the planning and… Read more
Palms are some of the oldest plant species on the planet. With over 2,600 different species, They come in a wide range of sizes and shapes, and different types have adapted themselves to meet the wealth of the world’s tropical and subtropical climates. So this week, the Jack’s Trees blogging team look at the pros… Read more
Welcome to Jack’s Trees’ first blog post! Every month, we plan to bring you all the latest tree removal, tree pruning and arborist news from Melbourne, Ringwood, Vermont, Blackburn, and Box Hill. This week, we’re going to talk to you about why you would hire someone for a tree removal.