Entries by Carey Blankenship

Bye-Bye Bugs: Pest-Resistant Trees

If you’ve lost a plant or a tree to pests, then you know just how frustrating microscopic bugs can be. They may be tiny, but they are mighty, especially when they eat through your beloved landscaping in no time at all. While trees are adapting and evolving to create new mechanisms to fight away the […]

BE A GEORGIA TREE KNOW-IT-ALL: SASSAFRAS TREE

Get to know Georgia’s beautiful array of trees and how you can take care of your own! Each month, we feature some of the most popular trees in the state. This month, we are showcasing the Sassafras tree (Sassafras albidum). Learn all about the Sassafras below! Sources: https://www.arborday.org/trees/treeguide/TreeDetail.cfm?ItemID=917 https://plants.usda.gov/plantguide/pdf/cs_saal5.pdf https://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=saal5 Premier Tree is your local […]