Hedges, Stumps & More Going the Extra Mile

We can take care of your trees at any point in their lives—from planting to stump removal, and everything in between.

Hedges, stumps & more Going the extra mile

We can take care of your trees at any point in their lives—from planting to stump removal, and everything in between.

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Hedges, stumps & more Going the Extra Mile

We can take care of your trees at any point in their lives—from planting to stump removal, and everything in between.

How does your garden grow?

We can take care of on-going tree maintenance and those once-in-a-while projects.

Planting Projects

Planting the proper tree in the proper place makes all the difference to your long term happiness with the tree. As tree specialists, we look at both the present and future life of the tree.

In tree selection and placement, we ask:

Is there a particular objective for the tree? (eg. shading a patio or privacy screening)
Will the tree have space to grow to its full potential while retaining its health and dignity?

We offer complete tree planting services, including consultation on proper tree species for the location and intended purpose, planting, mulching, watering and soil & root injection.

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Hedges

Hedges provide lovely natural screening but they are certainly not low maintenance. If you look around on your next forest walk, you might notice the size and shape a cedar wants to be by nature.

We specialize in those hedges that are getting a little wild. We can help with:

restoring neglected hedges (a common request from new home owners)
reducing hedges to a manageable height
repairing snow damage
shearing your hedges annually (so they don't end up neglected in the first place)
Stump grinding

Our stump removal services include grinding stumps and roots to 6”-8” below ground level, spreading soil and seeding to grass, or grinding stumps completely in preparation for tree replacement.

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Air Spading

Air spades use compressed air to remove soil from around a tree's roots without causing damage. This is a great option for:

Non-invasive inspection of roots around perimeter drains or heaving concrete (sidewalks, driveways)
Targeting specific roots for root pruning
Transplanting trees as bare root transplants to minimize the weight of the root ball
Loosening compacted soils for aeration, deep watering, adding nutrients, and encouraging additional root growth.
New Developments

Developing a site to build a home or business in previously forested areas can:

Expose once-protected trees to wind/weather conditions they aren't used to
Expose residents to hazard trees.

In addition to assessing for and mitigating hazard trees, our team can help you blend your landscape into the new forest's edge after development. This helps to minimize future failures, allows remaining trees and understory to adapt to their new environment, and to re-beautify after a major clearing. We focus on minimal impact to understory and specialize in wildlife trees.

Developments

Need advice and expert opinion?

Grow Tree Care has over 65 years of collective arboriculture experience.

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