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Disease

Emerald Ash Borer Update

The emerald ash borer was first found in Topeka in 2017. We put out an initial article (https://wellnitztreecare.com/emerald-ash-borer-eab/), but we want to give you more …

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Advanced Tree Care

Topping Trees–A great way to waste your money

From time to time we have customers ask us to “top” top their trees. Most of these customers are older customers and so is the …

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Disease

Fall Webworm

When you see the silk bags in your trees near the end of summer, that is the result of the fall webworm. These little pests …

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Disease

Bagworms

Bagworms are a common juniper, arborvitae, and spruce pest in our area, but can also be found on a wide variety of deciduous plants. Bagworms are …

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Disease

Eastern Tent Caterpillar

Spring has sprung and this year’s pests are active and feasting on your trees, enter the eastern tent caterpillar. The eastern tent caterpillar is a …

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General Tree Care

Lions-tailing – How to increase the likelihood of failure.

Lions-tailing is a terrible but common practice in residential tree pruning. The phrase loins-tailing comes from the look of a pruned branch after this “technique” …

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