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Why It's Crucial to Trim Plants

Why It's Crucial to Trim Plants

Many tasks are necessary to keep your landscaping plants looking healthy and happy, including proper fertilization, weed control, mulching, and more.

One of those tasks is keeping the plants trimmed. This helps to keep plants having a polished appearance all year long. In the Midland area of Michigan, it’s recommended to have plants trimmed at least 2-3 times per year.

Here are some reasons why it’s crucial to make sure plants are trimmed properly and frequently at your residential or commercial property.

Trimming Allows for Inspection of Plant Branches & Leaves for Any Health Issues

These plants in Freeland have just been trimmed.

Plants are susceptible to diseases and insect infestation and the best way to prevent them is by being proactive. When plants are trimmed, it gives us at Tri-City Property Maintenance a chance to examine them for any signs of common fungal diseases or insect invasions. Catching these early means it’s easier to get rid of it and stop it from spreading to other plants in your landscaping beds.

Insects can rapidly invade a plant and destroy its appearance. Common insects that can kill off plants include types of borers and beetles.

Some diseases can kill your plants quickly, so we recommend regularly inspecting plants for any wilting or spots on leaves.

Regular Trimming Helps Increase the Overall Plant Health & Appearance

Trimming landscape plants also allows our team to remove any dead, diseased, or dying branches that can be negatively affecting...

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