1. Getting Ready For Summer: FAQs Answered | Tree Care In Virginia

    If you find yourself in Northern Virginia or areas like Springfield, Vienna, Reston, McLean, Great Falls, Loudoun, Falls Church, Alexandria, Fairfax, Arlington, or Ashburn, we want to tell you about our award-winning tree care company, Growing Earth Tree Care. We’ve been part of the North Virginia community, being experienced and knowledgeable tree care specialists, for over forty years now. We…Read More

  2. A Closer Look At Our Tree Care Services

    As the leading arborist, tree trimming, and general tree company within Fairfax and Loudon County and the surrounding areas, it’s no coincidence that we have been accredited by the Tree Care Industry Association and are recommended by Angie’s List members for our many services that include tree cutting, stump removal, tree fungus treatment, and even emergency tree removal. Since 1976 we have …Read More

  3. Why Everyone Should Plant Trees In Their Yard, Part 2

    As a tree service company, we have been serving the Northern Virginia and Maryland community for over fifty years. Growing Earth Tree Care has been recognized over the years for our exceptional tree preservation services for both commercial and residential clients. As evidence of our quality, roughly 60 percent of our employees are certified by the International Society of Arboriculture. For refe…Read More

  4. Why Everyone Should Plant Trees In Their Yard, Part 1

    When a business has been around for over 40 years, you know they are doing something correctly. In our case, we have been providing experienced and knowledgeable tree care services throughout Northern Virginia. Our service areas include: Alexandria, Arlington, Ashburn, Fairfax, Falls Church, Great Falls, Loudoun, Mclean, Springfield, Reston, and Vienna, VA. Our Services Our services aren’t limi…Read More

  5. Your Home And Tips For Mosquito Control

    In one of our previous posts, we discussed some techniques for the prevention of a mosquito problem in your yard or homestead. Many of them pointed to the same principle: don’t have standing water anywhere in your yard or around your house. In today’s post, we will move beyond simple prevention of the issue, and move into a more well-rounded and integrated approach to mosquito and pest contro…Read More

  6. Mosquito Control And Your Yard: What Works

    Mosquitoes and other pests can be a painful nuisance at the best of times, and at the worst can be a serious issue (i.e. West Nile Virus) which needs proper care and attention, for your yard, trees, and life in general. In today’s post, we will be looking at controlling mosquitoes. More specifically, we’ll be providing our readers with the practical knowledge of what works and what doesn’t …Read More

  7. What Our Customers Are Saying About Growing Earth Tree Care

    Having been established in 1976, Growing Earth Tree Care hasn’t remained in business for over forty years by taking shortcuts. Formed by former Fairfax County Arborist Benjamin White, Ben had a passion for providing quality tree maintenance services to Ashburn, VA, and the surrounding regions.  Our current owners worked and learned about tree pruning, tree care, and even tree and stump removal…Read More

  8. Essential Tips For Pruning A Tree Without Killing It

    Trees are very beautiful and provide the citizens of Ashburn with several invaluable services. These include creating much needed shade during the muggy Virginia summer, absorbing carbon dioxide and other potentially harmful gasses from the air while simultaneously releasing oxygen, and creating an ecosystem that provides habitat and food for birds and other animals. Once established, trees need …Read More

  9. Signs Your Tree Is Suffering From Powdery Mildew

    People need doctors. Animals need doctors. But what about trees? Many people assume that as soon as a plant, flower, or tree is planted and survives its first couple of Virginia winters, it doesn’t need any more attention. This couldn’t be further from the truth! Like people and animals, trees can fall victim to bacteria, viruses, fungi, and even parasitic insects that can result in sickness …Read More

  10. Beginner’s Guide To Care And Maintenance Of Persimmon Trees

    While Virginia is perhaps best known for its many native oak tree species, that doesn’t mean you won’t find something more exotic growing here and there throughout the Ashburn area. Although trees perform a very valuable function in that they prevent soil erosion, absorb toxins out of the air, and provide food and shelter for various forest critters, it’s true that they can also directly im…Read More