1. Mistletoe may help sweethearts, but it hurts host trees

    Sweethearts may love mistletoe, but trees don't. It's actually a parasite that uses the tree as a host. If you see green leaves in Atlanta lawn care areas on top of deciduous trees, it might be mistletoe. Mistletoe is an evergreen, parasitic plant found on a wide host of trees, including alder, birc…Read More

  2. The Best Day Of Fishing Ever!

    The Best Day Of Fishing Ever!   Some fishing stories are a little hard to believe, But this guy has pictures to prove his story... I've heard of salmon jumping into boats, but never anything quite like this... Tom Satre told the Sitka Gazette that he was out with a charter group on his 62-foot fish…Read More

  3. Kudzu Bug Update!

    Megacopta cribraria, also known as the kudzu bug, is once again moving from its preferred host in search of protected sites where it will spend the winter. Once on the move, the adult bugs are attracted to light-colored surfaces - landing on people, vehicles, and buildings. They are a nuisance pest …Read More

  4. Lawn Treatment

    Mr. Weedy says: Knowing when to treat your lawn and how to maintain it correctly can be a very challenging task for most homeowners. Lawn care companies like Weed Pro Lawn Care can offer a complete package to do this for you. If you're up to trying this task yourself many resources are available. Tr…Read More

  5. Azalea Flower Pruning

    Mr. Weedy says: If you received florist’s azaleas this year as a gift from a family member or friend. Remove all weathered flowers to prolong the plants blooming abilities and plant reproduction. This will stimulate in activate flower reproduction. Contact Weed Pro Lawn Care directly for help …Read More

  6. Insect removal tips

    Mr. Weedy says: If you've had problems with lace bug activity in the past on your azalea plants, try spraying insecticidal soap to help remove the insects. You may have to repeat several applications throughout the year to achieve the desired results. You can visit Weed Pro lawn care's education lin…Read More

  7. Lime application for your lawn

    Mr. Weedy says: Prior to contrary belief, it's never the wrong time to apply an application of lime to your lawn. Always perform a soil test before any applications are made using 40 pounds per lime per 1000 ft. is a general rule of thumb. Basic soil test kits can be purchased at any lawn and garden…Read More

  8. Winter Flower Pruning Tips

    Mr. Weedy says: Winter honeysuckle, quince and forsythia can be pruned to a smaller size after flowering has completed. Heavy planning is not recommended at this time. Contact Weed Pro Lawn Care directly for help with your landscape projects. Additional reference sources include georgia lawn treatme…Read More

  9. How to Take Care of Your Trees During Construction

    Mr. Weedy says: If you're doing home construction near trees on your property, take special care not to damage the root systems. Remember, 90% of the tree roots are in the top 12 inches of the soil. Be sure not to cut or leave heavy materials in these areas for long periods of time. Contact Weed Pro…Read More