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How to Kill Spotted Lanternfly

Many homeowners are frustrated with Spotted Lanternfly and they want to know how to kill these pesky insects. As the bad bug continues to multiply year after year, it’s vital that we all do our part to try to knock down the population. There are a variety of effective methods for killing SLF, and some are…

June 29, 2021
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Spotted Lanternfly: How to Get Rid of Nymphs

The Spotted Lanternfly is a destructive insect that has invaded the Philadelphia area.  All winter long, their eggs lay waiting for the warm weather, carefully encased in a protective, hardened layer of secretion. Now that they’ve emerge as nymphs, it’s time to take action! Read on to find out how to identify and combat Spotted…

June 20, 2021
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3 Tiny Insects That Do Serious Damage to Hemlock Trees

3-Tiny-Insects-that-do-Serious-Damage-to-Hemlock-TreesHemlock Trees are Coniferous Evergreens that are found all over Pennsylvania. They are a wonderful piece to any landscape, and can be a focal point of your backyard or even act as a privacy screen on the perimeter of your property. However, there are 3 tiny insects that do serious damage to Hemlock Trees: Adelgid, Scale, and Mites. The experts at Giroud Tree and Lawn explain what to look for and the best treatment options, so you can keep this valuable tree healthy and beautiful all year long!

 

June 12, 2021
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Dead Ash Trees are Dangerous!

Emerald Ash Borer is a dangerous insect that invades and destroys Ash trees. They have killed thousands of trees across the country since they first appeared in 2002. But there’s something in particular that makes this situation a big cause for concern- Dead Ash Trees are Not Safe! Keep reading to see why this species…

June 2, 2021
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Giroud Tackles Massive Property Cleanup in Meadowbrook, PA
A homeowner in Meadowbrook, PA, was in desperate need of a full overhaul and property cleanup. They had about 2 acres of completely overgrown and unruly trees, shrubs, vines, and downed logs. ISA Certified Arborist, Rob Nagy, met with the homeowners and evaluated all the trees for health and safety. Then, he made a plan...
May 7, 2021
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Tree Planting Fails!

There are few things as sad as seeing a tree that got off to a bad start because of improper planting. Here at Giroud, we’ve seen some pretty rough tree planting fails! Check out these examples below and learn how you can avoid making the same mistakes on your property.

May 7, 2021
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7 Marvelous Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Tree Lovers
Mother's Day is a time to celebrate the Moms in our lives! If you know a Mom who is fond of trees, we have some great gift ideas she will love! From jewelry to journaling to Planting a special tree and more, there's a little bit of everything on our Mother's Day gift list! image...
April 29, 2021
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5 Steps for Planting a Tree this Arbor Day

Arbor Day is a great time to plant a new tree! In this article, we share 5 steps you can follow to ensure your young new tree has a healthy head start!

April 23, 2021
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10 Ways to Celebrate Arbor Day in PA

It’s no secret that we love trees here at Giroud, so Arbor Day is a special day for us! Here are 10 ways you can celebrate Arbor Day, including some COVID safe options!

April 23, 2021
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Celebrate Earth Day by Fighting Spotted Lanternfly

Earth Day is Thursday, April 22, and it’s a great day to join in the fight against Spotted Lanternfly! This invasive species is causing a lot of damage here in the United States. Read on to learn why it’s important to fight back and what you can do to help out this Earth Day!

April 16, 2021
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