Naturally Trees

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  • Reasons to Stop Topping Trees


    Despite the clear guidelines set out in Australian Standards - AS4373:1996 Pruning of Amenity Trees, topping (sometime referred to as lopping) is still practiced within our urban forests. 

    This misguided practice is a threat to the urban forest because it dramatically shortens the lifespan of trees and creates hazardous trees.


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  • How caring for your lawn could kill your trees


    During the hotter months of the year, we are frequently asked by homeowners “what's wrong with my sick or dying trees”.  Time after time the cause of tree deaths can be traced back to incorrect use of weed and feed control products. 


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  • Storm Damage Prevention


    We have all seen evidence of what storms can do to our trees so now is the time to prepare your trees for the windy months ahead.


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  • Plant a Tree


    "The more carbon we store in the tree, the less goes into the atmosphere."  During photosynthesis, trees remove carbon from the atmosphere and store it away in the tree's wood.


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  • Our Exiting New Services


    The development of our new Ecology, Bushfire and Landscaping divisions will provide the following services. Flora and Fauna Surveys, Bushfire Reports, Ecological Impact Statements, Landscape Design and implementation.


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  • Forest Giants


    Recently, the world’s tallest hardwood tree was discovered near Forestry Tasmania’s Tahune Airwalk tourism attraction, about 80km south of Hobart.  This giant Mountain Ash (Eucalyptus regnans) was found in August 2008. The tree was named ‘Centurion’ and measures 101m tall with a 4m trunk diameter.


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  • Tips for preparing your trees for Winter


    When autumn nights start to get cold, it’s time to prepare your trees for winter. Start with a good garden clean-up by removing weeds from your beds. For shrubs and trees, remove diseased leaves.  Don’t throw weeds or diseased cuttings into your compost, as this will only multiply these problems down the road.


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  • What is an Arborist and why hire one!


    Hiring an arborist is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Proper tree care is an investment that can lead to substantial returns. Well cared for trees are attractive and can add considerable value to your property compared to poorly maintained trees that can be a significant liability.

    Naturally Trees have AQF3 to AQF5 qualifications and can assist with all your tree related issues.  Our trained staff can manage your trees, carry out diagnosis and treatment or provide consultation and report writing requirements.


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