Mycorrhizal fungi helps plants and shrubs stay healthy

At General Tree Service, we are always looking for tools to help your trees and shrubs in your Portland yard stay healthy and vigorous. Mycorrhizal fungi helps plants in many ways so keep reading to learn what it is and how it can help your trees, plants and shrubs. What is Mycorrhizae? Mycorrhizae are fungi […]

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Enjoy The Holidays-Use Our Lighting & Decoration Install Services

The holidays are a busy and stressful time for most everyone so let this be the year you enjoy the holidays rather than just “survive” them. General Tree Service has staff skilled in event lighting and decoration, which means we are THE holiday decorating and light installation company for the Portland-Vancouver area. Please note: We […]

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Winter Is Great Time For Pruning Trees In Portland

At General Tree Service, we have a saying, “It’s always a good time to prune” though the winter months are an especially good time for pruning trees.  Why?  Winter is the dormant season and the branches are bare thus making it easier for arborists to determine its structural pruning needs. Role of pruning in tree’s […]

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Area Reps Offer Higher Level Of Service To Portland Communities

This is the final installment of a 3-part series entitled Growing Customer Relations Is Focus Of General Tree Service Community reps for Portland and Vancouver metro area In our ongoing effort to improve customer service, we have designated specific employees to handle the communities in and around Portland and Vancouver.  We feel they are better […]

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It’s Always A Good Time To Plant Containers

When you live in the Pacific Northwest, it’s never too early or too late to plant containers.  Whether you live in Portland Oregon or Vancouver Washington, that’s good news for homeowners. Containers are versatile Many people think containers are only good for planting annuals that will bloom throughout the summer season when, in fact, they […]

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Tips For Growing Roses In Your Portland Yard

Many homeowners in the Pacific NW are passionate about growing roses in their Portland or Vancouver area yard.  Follow these tips to help your roses grow big and beautiful this year. Get started on the right foot As soon as you see signs of spring growth, fertilize your roses with an organic or commercial slow-release […]

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Relax! General Tree Service Has Landscape Maintenance Program

Our comprehensive landscape maintenance program was designed to take care of all your landscaping needs, so you can spend more time doing what you enjoy. Whether you need residential or commercial service, General Tree has customized plans for lawns and landscapes in the Salem, Portland and SW Washington areas. Weekly landscape maintenance Weekly mowing and […]

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What You Need To Know About Portland Chip Drop

Located in Beaverton, Oregon, General Tree Service serves the entire Portland-Vancouver area and is providing the following information about Chip Drop as a courtesy to our customers. What is Chip Drop? Chip Drop matches people who want free or inexpensive wood chips with Portland Oregon arborists and tree companies who have a constant supply and […]

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Year-Round Lawn Care Services For Portland Oregon

General Tree Service has developed a series of treatments to give you a lawn that will be the envy of your neighborhood.  With our year-round lawn care services, your lawn will achieve a deep green color without a huge flush of growth. With our Lawn care program, you can relax One lawn care specialists will […]

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Insect & Disease Control Services For Portland Oregon

You’ve invested a lot of money, time and energy into keeping your home in great shape and that should extend to the trees and landscaped areas of your yard too. Did you know more than 90% of insect and disease problems in plants are caused by their basic needs not being met? Keeping your trees, […]

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