Boxwood Blight

Boxwood Blight

There is a new, devastating disease in our area known as Boxwood Blight. This disease is caused by a fungus and is a serious, aggressive, and destructive disease affecting boxwoods. It was originally introduced into the US in Connecticut and has spread to...

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The Perfect Storm For Weeds in Your Lawn

The Perfect Storm For Weeds in Your Lawn

With all the moisture this year and especially this fall it has been a perfect “storm” for a weedy lawn. Unfortunately, it is likely that any barriers to weeds from spring lawn applications and maybe even summer applications are long gone! So what can you...

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Preparing for National Arbor Day Celebration

Preparing for National Arbor Day Celebration

The best day of the year is almost here! That is, of course, if you love trees as much as we do here at Big O Tree. National Arbor Day is on April 27, 2018, and customers from Staunton to Charlottesville are preparing for the celebration. Big O Tree recently had the...

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Boxwood Blight Strikes Staunton

Boxwood Blight Strikes Staunton

There is a new, imported disease threatening Virginia landscapes. The disease is known as Boxwood Blight and was first documented in Carrol County, Virginia in 2011. It has since been found throughout Virginia including at the Woodrow Wilson Birthplace in Staunton....

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