PHC on the Lookout – Juniper Scale

The Juniper is a commonly used landscape plant in Illinois. It comes in a wide variety of forms, mainly as shrubs and groundcovers. Members of the Juniper family include the Eastern Red Cedar, Common Juniper and Chinese Juniper. There are over fifty Juniper species and hundreds of different cultivars. Unfortunately, there are also a variety […]

See What’s Blooming at the Blooming Fest 2014!

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Once again, Kramer Tree Specialists is participating in the West Chicago Blooming Fest. This year the event is May 17th in downtown West Chicago. A new feature at this year’s event is a focus on cycling. Not only will there be an antique bicycle display, children are invited to participate in a bike parade and […]

Tip of the Week – New Option Offered in the KTS Mulch Lineup!

The benefits of mulch are numerous. Maintain soil moisture and temperature, improve soil structure and reduce weed growth are just a few of the practical benefits. But don’t forget about the decorative benefits. Kramer Tree Specialists offers excellent options that satisfy both the practical and aesthetic advantages of mulch. Kramer Tree Specialists has included an […]

Celebrate Earth Day 2014!

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Pick up litter, start composting, create a work of art using only recycled materials or start a windowsill vegetable garden. There are many ways to celebrate Earth Day. Established in 1970, April 22nd is designated as a day to encourage appreciation for the Earth and our environment. There are events and celebrations occurring throughout the […]

Tip of the Week – Prevent Road Salt Damage on Your Parkway Trees

The hard winter we experienced is almost behind us, but the effects are lingering. While City Crews worked hard this winter to keep the streets free of ice, the road salt used can damage trees and shrubs near the street. Symptoms of salt damage on plants include “leaf scorch” around the leaf margins on a […]

Pay Online! Now offered on Kramer Tree Specialists Website!

KTS Clients now have the ability to pay online for tree work and plant health care services proposed by Kramer Tree Specialists. The KTS website has an orange “Pay Online” button that appears at the top right of each web page. Clicking this button instantly directs you to a page that asks for all pertinent […]