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A palo verde tree with two trunks, or codominant stems, grows in arizona.

Will Codominant Stems Cause Your Tree to Break During the Next Monsoon?


When a tree has two trunks, known as codominant stems, the tree is more likely to break in extreme weather in the Anthem and Phoenix areas. We detail what to look for and how to prevent some damage in this article.

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Stinknet, an invasive plant in arizona, grows with small yellow globes as flowerheads.

The Invasive Stinknet Weed Hits Phoenix

An invasive weed called stinknet has beautiful yellow globe-shaped flowers but is causing many issues for the Phoenix and Anthem areas. Learn how to recognize this plant and how to help stop its invasive spread.

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Trees, plants, and cactus grow on a residential property in the phoenix area. These are among the best trees for phoenix arizona and the surrounding area.

8 of the Best Non-Native Trees for Phoenix, AZ

Eight non-native trees were recently approved for planting and are some of the best trees for Phoenix. These trees are wonderful additions to your property and though they are non-native they won’t negatively impact the native ecosystem. The newly approved non-native trees include the laurel fig, the fruitless olive, the red push pistache, the mastic tree, the weeping fig, the Brazilian pepper tree, the sago palm, and the pygmy date palm. These non-native trees are beautiful, exotic additions to your Phoenix area property and grow well when proper care guidelines outlined in this article are followed.

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Palo verde borer.

Are Palo Verde Borers Killing Your Trees?


In this article, we will answer some of the most common questions about palo verde borers, including how to tell if they are impacting your tree and what you can do to help.

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Close-up of a century plant, or agave americana, growing in the phoenix area.

Is Your Agave Dying? It could be the agave snout weevil

There are steps you can take to prevent agave snout weevil damage and things you can do if you spot this sneaky pest.

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An olive tree with a desert sunset in the background.

How to Help Your Non-Native Plants and Trees Thrive in Your Phoenix Property

If ever you caught an interest of growing non-native plants or trees in your property, you have to help them thrive in Phoenix environment. Read this article to know how plant health care can help your non-native plants and trees grow healthy.

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Desert willow and palo verde trees with spring flowers and seed pods.

How to Prevent Messy Trees from Dropping Tree Litter on Your Property

Messy trees drop seed pods, spent flowers, leaves, and twigs that clog pool filters, sprout weeds, are slippery when wet, and are a nuisance for Phoenix area residents. But there’s a simple trick to prevent leaf litter (and it doesn’t involve removing your trees).

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A tree-of-heaven growing in a yard with green grass with a red circle and slash through line, representing that it is one of the trees to avoid to be planted in phoenix properties.

7 Trees to Avoid Planting in Your Phoenix-Area Yard

Different trees thrive in different areas of the country. When choosing a tree to plant in your Phoenix-area yard, aethestic is only one factor to think about. You’ll also want to know if the tree is native, causes allergy problems, and can survive in our dry desert climate. Don’t plant the wrong trees in your yard!

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A pair of hands holding wood chips.

7 Ways to Use Wood Chips in Your Phoenix Landscape

Did you know that many trees that are removed end up in landfills? One way to reuse parts of removed trees is to use wood chips on your property as organic mulch, but there are many other ways to take advantage of this valuable natural resource.

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Tree Removal in Tight Spaces: Can It Be Done?

Tree or palm removals can be difficult, dangerous, and disastrous if not executed correctly. Removing a tree requires even more skill when the tree is growing in a small area, next to a wall or building, or in any other type of…

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