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Fruit Trees & Christmas Tree Fundraising

Fundraising Event On January 8, 2017, the Arbutus Tree Service team set up a Christmas tree chipping station at Kingsgate Mall in Vancouver. Despite the weather, we had a steady flow of people, Christmas trees and hot chocolate, which made for a sociable and productive day. Everyone was in great spirits even when it was […]

How Much Are Your Trees Worth?

How much are your trees worth? Most likely more than you think. Homeowners invest a lot of time, care, and money into landscaping their property, expecting beauty and shade in return. But the unexpected “return” on that investment is that trees have monetary value as well. When you stop to consider that landscaping can be […]

Tree Planting Tips

Prepare the tree For bare root trees, neatly cut away any broken or damaged roots. Soak the roots for a few hours prior to planting to allow them to absorb water. Container-grown trees should have the plastic or metal containers removed completely. Carefully cut through the circling roots. Remove the top half of pressed peat/paper […]