Hundreds of homes are now without power near Kelowna's downtown core Friday morning, as snow falls throughout the Interior. My tree looks great and is healthy. Tree services in Kelowna BC and throughout the Okanagan Valley. Welcome to Kelowna Tree Care, where we specialize in tree pruning and shaping, stump grinding, tree removal and fertilization. We appreciate your consideration and any contribution you can provide. Most of Kelowna is located in a 6a plant hardiness zone and can support a wide variety of ornamental and native plants.

Tree services are offered by many companies in Kelowna to maintain the aesthetics and health of trees. Trident maple*, Hedge maple*, Snakebark maple*, Tatarian maple, Amur maple, Paperbark maple, Globe Norway maple, Serviceberry, American hornbeam*, Eastern redbud, Kousa dogwood*, Hawthorn, Amur maackia*, Saucer magnolia*, Star magnolia, Persian parrotia*, and Japanese tree lilac. We specialize in growing pot-in-pot caliper trees, hardy shrubs, perennials, grasses, and evergreens for the local landscape and garden center industry. Members are invited to attend the annual general meeting of the Okanagan Xeriscape Association Tuesday, September 22nd in the UnH2O Garden at 4075 Gordon Drive in Kelowna, beginning at 7 p.m. Find complete details in our Members Area. Tree Brewing Since 1996, we've been taking craft beer seriously. Your initial call may be about Kelowna tree removal, but you will also discover that we also offer tree fertilization at an affordable price.

The arborist prescribed a black knot treatment for Kelowna trees. And City of Kelowna crews are busy cutting down the branches of the trees that line the downtown core's sidewalks, before the snow takes them down too. You can order your tree online, by calling 250-469-8800 or in person at the Parkinson Recreation Centre. Location: Ample space must be available for the tree when it is fully mature to avoid conflicts with pedestrians, buildings, other trees, overhead or underground utility wires, or sidewalk damage. If you live across the bridge, a similar program has been created for West Kelowna residents. About 1,700 BC Hydro customers in Faulder, west of Summerland, and the southern part of Peachland are also without power. Support local journalism by clicking here to make a one-time contribution or by subscribing for a small monthly fee. Upright red maple, European Hornbeam, Fastigiate beech, Swedish columnar poplar, English oak, Chancellor linden and Pyramidal American linden. Suggested minimum spacing is 13-16 metres. Most of our business comes from happy, repeat customers, but we will always have time for you! As tree arborists, we promote decreasing your environmental footprint as much as possible. FortisBC says that outage was caused by a downed tree on a power line. Foxglove Nurseries is a Wholesale Only plant nursery located in Kelowna, British Columbia in the heart of the Okanagan Valley. Those residents, west of Pritchard Drive, and southeast of Boucherie Road, likely won't have power restored until about 5:30 this afternoon. Welcome to Kelowna Tree Care, where we specialize in tree pruning and shaping, stump grinding, tree removal and fertilization. It has been a pleasure to service Orchard City businesses and residents for over 35 years. A Kelowna arborist removes trees on a regular basis and is prepared for the best and the worst. In the following lists are some suggested tree species and tree planting tips. There is no estimate when power will be restored. About 1,700 customers on the west side of Highway 97 stretching from Peachland south of Summerland remain in the dark.

Choosing the right tree for the right location is the most critical step in landscaping in order to avoid problems later on. A-One Tree Services has worked for the Kelowna Golf and Country Club for the past 30 years and has many local contracts with manufactured home parks. To learn more about fertilization, contact us today. Also consider microclimatic factors: elevation, aspect, topography and wind/sun exposure. The following types of trees are available, which you can find out more about on the NeighbourWoods program website. Please email: admin@okanaganxeriscape.org before September 15th so numbers can be tallied. Currently 1,353 homes are impacted by the outage, but FortisBC has not yet disclosed the cause. As of 2:35 p.m., however, BC Hydro said its crews status on the outage was “suspended.” It is not known when power will be restored. They had great reviews, so I gave them a try. However, they are not suitable for most boulevard plantings. Now I feel more comfortable knowing that my grandmother can go and come safely.” Bill K. Tree trimming in Kelowna is quite common. “Since 2010, residents have purchased more than 5,000 trees to plant on their properties,” said Tara Bergeson, urban forestry technician.

They take the path of resistance – directly through an unhealed wound. BC Hydro says only 381 customers remain without power. If you desire a true master of the craft, enlist an arborist to care for your trees, big and small. Most of Kelowna is located in a 6a plant hardiness zone and can support a wide variety of ornamental and native plants. Although we have to admit that it is generally incorrectly executed. Two large power outages also have thousands of people in the dark on the Westside.

One tree provides enough oxygen for 2 adults. As professional arborists, determining the right type of fertilizer is a simple process. Most people would say it was our calling to become tree whisperers. Trees will provide much needed shade and help lower your heating and cooling bills.

Attributes: Some species are messy (dropping fruit, leaves, pods) or prone to suckering, pest infestations, wind damage, and require higher levels of maintenance. Cause of the outage is blamed on trees falling on power lines. ), It is! Is the species slow or fast growing? Winter temperatures become cooler farther away from the influence of the lake and at higher elevations. Enter your e-mail address below. Don’t spend your weekend digging up a stump that was in existence before you were even thought of. Offset your carbon emissions by planting a few trees. We are proud to say we serve the Okanagan Valley from Peachland to Oyama, with over 50 years of reliable service to our communities. Our clients range for modest homeowners to resort operations managers, and everyone in between. And City of Kelowna crews are busy cutting down the branches of the trees that line the downtown core's sidewalks, before the snow takes them down too.