Lakewood Tree Company

Since 1978, residents looking for a Lakewood tree company have counted on Ross Tree as their go-to tree company. Ross Tree’s three ISA-certified arborists understand the science and art of tree pruning. We prune trees to their dominant leader to encourage strong branch growth and remove any hazardous damaged, weak, or dead limbs. Ross Tree Company has the staff, equipment, and expertise to handle jobs in tight places or next to busy streets. Click here to view our Handbook on Large Tree Service Jobs. For an appointment, click here to fill out a request service form or call 303-871-9121.

Trees in Lakewood

The City of Lakewood has over 6,000 trees in its parks and 33,000 trees lining the City’s streets. The City Forestry’s website has tips on tree care, Emerald Ash Borer, and its Memorial Tree program. 

cottonwood tree removal

Cottonwood Tree Removal

Englewood’s homeowners and developers planted Cottonwoods in the 1960s and 1970s because they grow fast and produce shade. However, these trees are prone to disease and mechanical breakage. Large Cottonwoods can drink up to 100 gallons of water per day in the summer. Homeowners worried about large branches dropping down in their yards should check out our blog on removing a large Cottonwood tree.

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Summer Tree Care

Ross Tree recommends increasing deep rooting feeding to at least two times during the growing season and deep root watering as needed during the hot days of the summer. Summer is an excellent time to get your trees ready to withstand Denver’s unpredictable weather. Check out our blog on deep root watering and feeding.

 

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Ips Engraver Beetle Outbreak in Denver

Protect Spruce, Ponderosa, and Austrian Pine Trees Now A recent 9New report states that two years of winter drought are starting to take its toll on Spruce, Ponderosa, and Austrian trees growing in the Denver area. On top of that, we had one of the driest Aprils on...

2022 Summer Tree Insect and Disease Assessment

Summer Tree Issues Each August, the arborists at Ross Tree assess summer tree issues they faced in Denver. The tree insect and disease issues we find each summer depend on what happened in the winter and spring seasons. Sometimes Denver has wet winters and springs,...

Emerald Ash Borer Handbook

The Emerald Ash Borer Is Here to Stay To help our customers, Ross Tree, a locally owned and operated Denver tree company, created an Emerald Ash Borer Handbook to inform home and business owners about this troublesome iridescent green beetle. The Emerald Ash Borer...

Favorite Trees in Denver

We must love trees in Denver because almost any seen in the City are planted. Denver's unpredictable spring and fall weather and clay soils make it hard to grow trees. Some trees, like Ash, should not be planted because of the recently arrived Emerald Ash Borer....

Tree Care Makes Good Economic Sense

Taking care of trees makes good economic sense because they are valuable assets that increase the market value of homes. Trees shade homes on a hot day, increase curb appeal and make yards more enjoyable. But are trees worth money? The answer is yes.  Tree...

A Short Guide to Aspen Trees and Their Care

How to Care For Your Aspen Trees Colorado has a higher percentage of the species growing within its borders than any other state. Aspens thrive in higher elevations. Planting these trees in Denver with our heavy clay soils and hot lowland weather takes its toll,...

Pine Tree Care Handbook

How Do I Keep My Evergreen Trees Healthy In Denver? Ross Tree publishes handbooks on key tree issues common to the Denver area. The Pine Tree Care Handbook identifies pines and other conifers that grow here and the insects and diseases that inflict them. Colorado has...

Surprising Rise in Tree Aphids This Summer in Denver

Each spring is different in Denver. Last year we had a wet spring, and an Elm Leave Beetle infestation occurred. In 2022, we had a dry early spring with little snow; it rained a lot in late May and early June. Tree aphids thrive in these conditions, and these...

What To Do About Japanese Beetles?

The Control of Japanese Beetles You know it is summer in Denver when we start handpicking Japanese Beetles (Popillia japonica) off plants in our yards. The beetles favor roses, grape & Virginia Creeper vines, but the pests are generalists and attack many plants...

Standards Based Pruning Handbook

Proper Tree Pruning Proper tree pruning saves money in the long term because healthy trees need less maintenance. Tree trimming encourages good tree structure and improves the aesthetic appeal of a tree. The best way to assure proper tree service is to hire a tree...

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