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September Tree Care Tips: Preparing for Fall

September Tree Care Tips: Preparing for Fall

Many people think that fall is just a time to just let your trees do their thing and let them alone – however, this is not the case at all. In fact, there are quite a few things that you can do in fall (other than decorate […]

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A Look at Tulip Trees

A Look at Tulip Trees

At Menchhofer Tree Care, we are proud of our state tree, the Liriodendron tulipifera or the Tulip Tree. We think it is a beautiful representation of Indiana, and is quite accurate with the beauty we see around us every day. The Tulip Tree, which was voted as the Indiana […]

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Is My Tree Alive or Dead?

Is My Tree Alive or Dead?

How can you know if your tree is just taking a little longer to come out of the winter hibernation or if it is really time to get a professional to remove it? There is a very simple trick that not many people know: check the twigs. […]

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Step by Step: Replanting an Uprooted Tree

Step by Step: Replanting an Uprooted Tree

Here at Menchhofer Tree Care in Indianapolis, we get this question a lot: Can I replant an uprooted tree? The answer is, “Yes.” However, it can be quite difficult, much more difficult than planting the tree in the first place. It is important to get to the […]

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Summertime Sadness for Trees

Summertime Sadness for Trees

Everyone loves trees, from the children who swing and climb around on the them to the parents who enjoy sitting in the shade and having lemonade. Summertime and trees seem to go hand in hand because that is when they get the most use, however it is […]

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All About Arbor Day!

All About Arbor Day!

“Other holidays repose upon the past; Arbor Day proposes for the future.” –J. Sterling Morton. Our favorite holiday of the year, Arbor Day, has come and gone (over a month ago now) – April 24, 2015! As it is one of our favorites, we thought that we could […]

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Basic Spring Lawn Care Tips

Basic Spring Lawn Care Tips

At Menchhofer Tree Care, we do more than just care for trees. We also provide lawn care services. Many people wait until the Dog Days of summer to really make any changes to their lawn care programs. However, the best time to start is right in early […]

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Top Tree Pruning Techniques

Top Tree Pruning Techniques

When it comes to pruning trees, there are plenty of ways to prune and sculpt your trees so that they look beautiful all year long. Arborists know that there are classes of tree pruning that actually tell how much will be taken off of the tree. At […]

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Q&A: Planting Trees in the Spring

Q&A: Planting Trees in the Spring

Many people try to plant trees during the spring, and we always hear some of the same questions. Here are some of the FAQs about locations, methods, and types of trees. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call us. Q: How can I pick the best […]

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Compost Tea Recipe & Uses

Compost Tea Recipe & Uses

Many people tend to think that a tree’s root system is what produces the food for the tree – but that isn’t correct. Trees and most other plants get their food from a photosynthetic process that actually happens in the leaves and stem. The roots help with […]

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