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10 Last Minute Gift Ideas for the Tree and Garden Enthusiast

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Here are some last minute gift ideas for the Tree and Garden Enthusiasts on your list! Maybe you’ve procrastinated just a little too long with this holiday season.  Not to worry! We have your stress-free shopping list right here!

December 12, 2017
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3 Popular Trees and Shrubs You Need to Protect from Harsh Winter Weather

3 TreesCold weather is hard on your landscape! Heavy snow and ice cause many problems. But, did you know that cold wind can be just as devastating to your trees and shrubs? Here are 3 types of plants that need extra protection this winter, and how you can help them get through the season safely!

December 7, 2017
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How to Choose the Best Christmas Tree for Your Family

‘Tis the season to shop for a Christmas tree!  Walking onto a tree lot without knowing what kind of tree is best for your family can feel overwhelming! In Pennsylvania, you’ll find 3 main types of Christmas trees: Pine, Spruce and Fir. But, there are subtle differences within each species variety. Here are some tips…

December 1, 2017
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You Too Can Help Bee Pollination

October 24, 2017
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A year in the life of a tree

October 24, 2017
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Winter Safety Training Day at Giroud
 
October 24, 2017
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Why Trees Need Winter Pruning

When you have trees around your house, storms can put you on high alert.  What will happen to your favorite tree? Is your house safe?  How will the limbs hanging over the roof handle the wind, snow and ice? 


Pruning is one of the best ways to help your trees stand-up to winter.  The difference after pruning is dramatic.  Watch this video as Giroud Arborist, Scott Slousky shows you a Silver Maple before and after pruning and explains how pruning makes trees safer.  While you watch this video, it’s important to note that this tree was improperly pruned many years ago by another company.  Our crew performed corrective pruning of the weakest limbs and deadwood to achieve the best results possible. 

October 24, 2017
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