1. How To Get Your Trees Ready For Winter

    We are quickly headed toward the holidays which means that winter weather will soon be winging its way toward us here in the Ashburn area. While Virginia tends to enjoy relatively mild winters in comparison with some parts of the country, many experts are predicting that this year will be even more full of precipitation than usual! As your tree care and maintenance experts in Ashburn, we’re here…Read More

  2. Emergency Tree Removal | Who Ya Gonna Call?

    At Growing Earth Tree Care, we consider ourselves to be something of a renaissance tree care company, with services that range from tree pruning, pest control, tree trimming, soil and root care, all the way to emergency tree removal. If you live in Northern Virginia and are in need of a tree care company that knows the region and the community, look no further than Growing Earth Tree Care. We are …Read More

  3. 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

  4. 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 refer…Read More

  5. 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

  6. 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 v…Read More

  7. 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 imp…Read More

  8. Things You’ll Find In An Arborist’s Toolbox

    In a previous blog post we discussed what exactly it is that tree surgeons do to keep your trees healthy and thriving here in Ashburn. We touched on the fact that most tree surgeons are really arborists who specialize in tasks like tree trimming and pruning, tree removal, diagnosis of tree diseases, and tree re-planting. Today we’d like to provide you with more info on what it’s like to work a…Read More

  9. Five Winter Trimming & Pruning Mistakes That Are Harming Your Trees

    It’s January here in Ashburn, and the entire East coast of the United States was just treated with its first proper snowstorm of the year. Although the snow may be lying thick in roads and on lawns right now, it’s likely that just a day or two of warmer weather will erase it all...until the next time! You may think that all this snowfall means that tree care and maintenance experts like the te…Read More

  10. Should You Call An Arborist For Your Tree Maintenance?

    You probably don’t call a professional gardener when you notice a dandelion in your flower bed. Nor do you phone a landscaping company just because your shrubs need pruning. So you might be wondering why everyone makes such a big deal about calling an arborist for tree maintenance. The truth is that arborists are a certain type of tree care professional that have taken the time (and classes!) to…Read More