Tree pruning in Auckland services. Regular tree pruning will help keep your tree healthy and safe. The amount of live tissue that can be removed in one growing season depends on the tree size, species, age, and the pruning objectives. Younger trees tolerate the removal of a higher percentage of living tissue than mature trees. An important principle to remember is that a tree can recover from several small pruning wounds faster than from one large wound. A common mistake is to remove too much inner foliage and small branches. It is important to maintain an even distribution of foliage along large limbs and in the lower portion of the crown. Over-thinning reduces the tree’s sugar production capacity and can create tip-heavy limbs that are prone to failure. Mature trees should … [Read more...]
Tree Protection Grants are available within the Ōrākei Local Board!
Grants are currently available to support Tree protection within the Ōrākei Local Board. Orakei property owners can apply for 50% of the total cost of tree work and up to $2,000 per property. Learn about eligibility requirements and how to apply in our Blog Article.
Read about the importance of pruning protected trees. All trees play important economic, environmental and social roles in any district of New Zealand. However, some trees are often thought of as being of greater value than others. What is a notable tree? That is, there are some specimen trees, or groups of trees, that stand out as being notable, significant or distinguished. It is those trees that, for various reasons, are selected by local authorities throughout New Zealand for inclusion on a notable tree schedule in a district plan. Through this mechanism they gain greater legal protection. Notable trees are generally those that a community or nation regards as being of special importance because they commemorate important events in a nation’s history. They are exceptional or … [Read more...]
How to prune trees to help keep them healthy and safe? The amount of live tissue that can be removed in one growing season depends on the tree size, species, and age. Why should you prune trees and how do you prune trees? Its very important to prune your trees safety Correct pruning procedures create and maintain a strong tree structure, preventing safety hazards. Maintain natural tree form Often erratic or vigorous branches grow that change the growth habit of other branches, which results in a misshapen tree. Early removal of these vigorous branches maintains a healthy tree form. When do you prune a tree? Damaged, and diseased branches should be removed as soon as possible. Otherwise, the best time to prune is in summer, once the tree has a fully leafed canopy. Some trees, … [Read more...]
Regular tree maintenance will help keep your tree healthy and safe. Tree Care Auckland offers quality tree maintenance services throughout Auckland. We have built a reputation with our clients for dedicated tree care that always prioritises the importance of trees in our community and landscape. Tree Care Auckland offers quality tree maintenance services throughout Auckland. This work may range from aesthetic and delicate canopy work to large tree removals. Our work always emphasizes quality pruning, attention to detail and care for the individual tree and the role it plays in its environment. We always work with the aim of enhancing the landscape and increasing the health of your trees and their surroundings. Our tree maintenance teams utilise the latest methods and equipment on all … [Read more...]
Tree Care Auckland is specialists in tree removal of hazardous trees and large exotic weed trees. Many tree removals can be avoided by implementing a sustainable long term tree management plan. Read about our tree removal and tree felling services in Auckland. Dying trees that are not in danger of falling on people or structures can be allowed to die on site without human intervention. Tree Care Auckland are experts for low impact tree removals In many cases, the canopy of a tree can be removed to avoid the risk of tree failure while preserving the tree trunk as a natural habitat. So if you are thinking about removing your tree, please contact us. We may be able to find a less destructive solution. But if your tree really needs to go, then we have the skills and know-how to … [Read more...]
We offer tree care consultancy services for private and professional clients in Auckland. Our tree care consultancy ranges from the simple tree care advice for the home owners to in depth structural tree inspections for adventure parks and councils. VTA - as is described below - is our first step when conducting any tree care consultancy. It is a methodical approach to identifying all factors that are influencing the health of the tree. Our tree care consultancy provides you with expert advice on the best tree care solutions for your tree. Trees in the urban environment have many challenges to withstand. They are living in an artificial environment and are consistently stressed by the urban requirement to contain their size. Trees also are an emotional anchor for people living … [Read more...]
Sustainable tree asset management will reduce the cost and increase the value of this asset for your property. Urban trees are assets or liabilities to us depending on the way we manage them. Well-maintained trees provide numerous aesthetic and economic benefits, but also incur some costs. Investing in a tree’s maintenance will help you to achieve the desired benefits and it will increase your return on investment. The costs associated with large tree removal and replacement can be significant. In addition, the economic and environmental benefits produced by a young replacement tree are minimal when compared to those of a mature specimen. Extending the functional lifespan of large, mature trees with routine maintenance can delay these expenses and maximize returns. Tree asset … [Read more...]
We offer health and risk assessment of trees for private and professional clients in Auckland. Our health and risk assessment of trees ranges from the simple safety recommendation for the home owner to in depth structural tree inspections for adventure parks and councils. Visual Tree Assessment (VTA), as described below, is our first step when conducting any risk assessment. It is a methodical approach to identifying all factors that are influencing the health of the tree. Health and risk assessment of trees in Auckland The team at Tree Care Auckland has the knowledge of the tree structure and biology to conduct visual tree health and risk assessments. We can conduct a visual tree inspection that identifies specific conditions and defects. If the visual tree inspection is … [Read more...]
Scheduled trees require in the urban environment regular tree care maintenance. Regularly maintained scheduled trees are safe assets of irreplaceable value to your property. We offer a tree management plan that will allow you to budget for the maintenance that your scheduled tree will need. This work needs to be carried out by qualified arborists with a good understanding of tree health and care. We at Tree Care Auckland have the knowledge and experience to take care of your scheduled trees. All work on, or near, protected trees requires resource consent. We gladly assist our clients with this process. Experts in pruning scheduled trees in Auckland Tree care and maintenance work on scheduled trees can be financially subsidised by the Council. Please contact us if you would like to … [Read more...]
Our professional arborists get the job done. They are reliable and they keep to their promises. If circumstances arise in preventing our arborists from delivering on time, they will manage expectations up front. TCA arborists do their best to make the customer happy. Visit our Quality Workmanship Guarantee page for more information. https://youtu.be/tA9n1EkWy5I View our photo gallery below... If you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact us. REQUEST US TO CALL YOU … [Read more...]