Tree Care Services of Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR

Tree Fertilization

You don’t have to be a scientist to apply fertilizer to the trees in your Vancouver, WA yard, but it does take some science to work out the right amounts to apply and when.

Just like a growing baby, young trees require different amounts of nutrients than older trees – and they require them in different doses and at different times of year to match a tree’s natural growing cycle.

We can help you take care of all those details with a worry-free fertilization program, and can provide you with a free estimate just by calling (360) 635-1076 or e-mailing us at AK Timber Services.

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There’s More To Dropping Fertilizer

tree-fertilization-vancouver-waSoil sampling is required in order to properly devise an effective fertilization program for trees, regardless of age. The main difference is that younger trees require regular fertilization between Spring and Summer, with volume and frequency decreasing as they age.

All trees require different amounts of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium – which can be determined by soil tests – to maintain their health.

Once these factors have been determined and a proper fertilization program has been developed, you may want to explore the difference between organic and inorganic fertilizers.

Organic fertilizers are made up of plant or animal products and release nutrients at a much slower rate, where inorganic varieties are inexpensive and easier to find in the general marketplace.

Our certified arborists can advise you on the best choices to make for treating the trees in your yard based on knowledge, skill and the soil and environmental conditions in and around those trees.

Why Choose Us?

Our home is Vancouver, Washington and we have been in business since 2011 serving our community, as well as Portland, Oregon and the surrounding area including Gresham and Oregon City.

We care about trees as much as we care about the environment and have implemented various practices within our business to reflect our desire to protect it as much as we can. It’s that commitment to our world that we carry with us to each and every customer’s yard and take as seriously as the job you hire us to do for you.

At AK Timber Services we also do not take your expectations of our level of professionalism lightly. This is why we put together each and every fertilization job quote together based entirely on the specific job requirements at your home.

What worked for your neighbor may not be the correct fertilization program for your property, so we look at each job unique from any others and price accordingly.

Tree fertilization takes dedication and a full understanding of what trees require in order to grow strong and healthy – factoring in conditions present in the tree’s surroundings.

There is a sensitive balance required, and your best bet is to have a certified arborist work those details out for you. For your free estimate on our tree fertilization programs, or any of our other tree care service programs, call (360) 635-1076 or e-mail AK Timber Services today.