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  • Big Old Tree

    Tree Lover? There’s a Database for the Melbourne’s Most Beloved Trees.

    Posted on: August 16,2018

    Did you know there are registries and laws that can be used to protect certain trees and fauna? Australia is home to many absolutely beautiful varieties and a number of breathtaking anomalies within those species that are so special, they’ve been carefully selected for protection.   We’ve all seen a spectacular tree variety at some […]

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    Tree Facts And Stats That Will Take Your Breath Away

    Posted on: August 1,2018

    At Daryl’s Tree Care, we often find ourselves drawing breath over a particularly amazing species of tree. That’s why, when it comes to the history of incredible trees in our past, we tend to get a little fanatical and nostalgic. Here are some facts about some Australian tree species across history and their value to […]

  • Should I prune my fruit trees in winter

    Should I Prune My Fruit Trees In Winter?

    Posted on: July 18,2018

    While most of us are spending winter hiding out from the cold, others don’t feel so thermally challenged: Want to brave winter and trim trees without the company of the sun? Motivation alone shouldn’t be your only tool. Prior to trimming any tree, it’s important to understand the basic rules, and that’s the truth: rain, […]

  • 3 areas to assess if you think your tree is at risk

    3 Areas To Assess If You Think Your Tree Is At Risk

    Posted on: June 5,2018

    Addressing a dying tree can be a bit confronting for dedicated gardeners. As true appreciators of the towering giants that provide us with shade, cool and beauty the year round, it can be difficult at the least to admit they need to go.   Sick trees often give us time to act before it’s too […]

  • Got Possums? We’re sorry. Here’s what you need to know.

    Got Possums? We’re Sorry. Here’s What You Need To Know.

    Posted on: June 4,2018

    Possum Problems? If you’ve ever seen a possum scuttle across power lines against the backdrop of a starry night sky, you’ll have been equally in awe of how sweet (and agile) they are. That is until they pull a full moon party on your roof at 3 am, scarf down your prized roses or start […]

  • Are You Concerned About Elm Leaf Beetle?

    Are You Concerned About Elm Leaf Beetle?

    Posted on: June 1,2018

    Elm trees are truly a majestic species. They offer beautiful strong limbs and plenty of shade and cool from summer shade, so it’s important to repay them by keeping them healthy and safe for the years of enjoyment they’ll offer. Unfortunately, Elms are subject to destruction thanks to their arch nemesis, the Elm Leaf Beetle. […]

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    Tree Care This Season: Identifying Pest Activity The Easy Way

    Posted on: May 17,2018

    The backyard is a beautiful place to be this time of year, but it is also an important place to be. Your favourite trees and plants can be affected even during the dormant seasons, so don’t lose vigilance now- be thorough about checking your trees for unwanted visitors and you’ll be perfectly prepared when the […]

  • Council Permits- What You Need To Know When It Comes To Tree Care

    Council Permits- What You Need To Know When It Comes To Tree Care

    Posted on: May 17,2018

    Would you like to make changes to the existing trees or vegetation on or around your property?  You may need a permit to proceed with those changes, so be sure that any work you do isn’t regulated or prohibited first!   There are some key reasons that you will require council approval to go ahead […]

  • Is Your ‘Arborist’ Just A Gardener? Don't Risk It!

    Is Your ‘Arborist’ Just A Gardener? Don’t Risk It!

    Posted on: April 16,2018

    Not just anyone can successfully climb a tree with pruners, secateurs and limb loppers and climb down- in one piece at least. Even if your gardener seems confident they can manipulate the overhanging branches from your neighbour’s yard into submission, you can really only trust a professional.   The modern gardener certainly isn’t immune from […]

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    Tree Care/Caring For Fruit Trees in Winter/Tree Arborist Melbourne

    Posted on: April 11,2018

    Sharpen up the pruning equipment, winter is about to arrive and it’s time to start thinking about those lovely fruit trees that have given so much over the warm months. So, how are things looking in the orchard?   A hearty annual trim is recommended in order to encourage a great framework within your fruit […]