Tag: Plant health care

Top Dressing vs Soil Amendments

The importance for understanding how you use a product is due to the potential ramifications of the application. A soil amendment typically refers to a product intended to be incorporated into the soil, and therefore, is generally well-decomposed. A top dressing generally refers to a product which…

Plant Health Care

Plant Health Care (PHC) is a term often denoting a service offered by companies in the green industry indicating the company offers a comprehensive program to manage the health, structure and appearance of plants in the landscape. If they don’t offer an aspect of…

Should I water my trees in the winter?

The answer to this frequently asked question, as with most questions pertaining to arboriculture, begins with the phrase “It depends…”   The short answer would be “If they need it.”  Then a follow up question, of course, is “How do I know if they…