Entries by East End Trees

Do Your Mulch Now to Protect Your Plants

Mulch is a garden’s best friend. It holds down grasses and weeds that will compete with your new plants roots for water, and also helps the soil retain water. It helps the soil from becoming overly compacted and acts as an insulator during the winter months. Create a mulch bed around your tree that is […]

Wind Damage to Plants & What To Do

After a long harsh winter here on long island, damage to your trees and shrubs is to be expected. This past season was one of the worst we have seen in years and everyone’s landscape has that same brown cast to everything. Here is what causes this damage. Wind Desiccation: Wind desiccation occurs when trees […]