Monthly Archives: November 2013

11 11, 2013

Omaha Lawn Care – Final Fertilizer Application

2018-12-31T17:37:50+00:00November 11th, 2013|Categories: Tips|Tags: |

Year-end is a time for waxing philosophical, being thankful, assessing the ups and downs of the year and so forth.  We were spared the devastating heat of the past two seasons, something for which we can all be grateful.  Customers who experienced severe damage during those seasons had  the opportunity to re-establish a healthy stand [...]

5 11, 2013

Omaha Tree Care – Why do leaves change color in the fall?

2018-12-31T17:57:35+00:00November 5th, 2013|Categories: Tips|Tags: |

Why do leaves change color in the fall? Why is fall color better in some years than others? Green leaves actually contain colorful pigments all season, but during the growing season those colors are masked by an abundance of green chlorophyll.  Chlorophyll is used in photosynthesis, the process in which the tree uses sunlight to [...]

4 11, 2013

Hanging Christmas Lights- A Cautionary Tale

2018-12-31T18:50:36+00:00November 4th, 2013|Categories: Tips|

Twas an eve in November when all through the house, Mother was stirring, concerned about her spouse. The ladder was leaned against the house with care, While Dad was on the roof with a chill in the air.The children were testing the lights colored red, While Mother was wondering if she had something to dread. [...]