Tree Planting & Transplanting

Gills Tree Service experts find and plant or transplant the trees you want in your yard. They know when it’s the best time to plant, giving the tree the best chance to thrive in your yard for several decades.

Our Tree Transplanting and Tree Planting Services are Reliable

When you decide the time is right to plant a young tree or transplant an existing tree, our tree experts are the perfect ones to do so. Your immediate environment will benefit from having several trees around. Trees provide oxygen to humans and animals living in the area. They also provide shade, keeping your yard cooler during summer months.
After you have chosen the perfect tree or trees you want in your yard, our experts will work with you to choose the best spot for each tree. Depending on the local pests and illnesses in your area, along with your local weather, our exerts will advise you where each tree will thrive. If you have trees that are not in the best spots, our experts can help you choose the ideal spots.
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Facts About Tree Planting & Transplanting Services

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    When you choose to plant or transplant trees in your yard, it’s more than just planting them.

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    Trees can go through “transplant shock,” This is a series of conditions that develop in newly transplanted trees. They won’t take well to being transplanted and may fail. The process is normal, stemming from root damage.

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    Choose healthy trees before you have them planted. A healthy tree may cost a little more. Go over it closely. Our tree experts can tell you if the tree shows signs of disease, insects or stunted growth.

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    For your new trees to thrive, they must be properly planted.

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    Don’t over fertilize your trees in the first year. During the transplanting, the root systems will be compromised. To over fertilize your trees may put the tree at risk in the first year after you’ve planted it.

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    Give your tree plenty of water. It will respond with better heath if you give it lots of water, rather than lots of fertilizer. If your area is in drought, keep the soil around the tree evenly moist. Water when necessary.

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    Stake new trees for the first few months after having them planted. If the tree is top-heavy, a strong wind can push it over. If you suspect that any area of the tree will cause danger, call our tree experts. They will recommend several steps to take to save the tree.

Gills Tree Service has several tree experts on staff. When you know that it’s the right time to have existing trees transplanted or new trees planted in your yard, call us at (314) 348-1377. We will talk to you about your wishes and help you choose the best trees and the best spots in your yard where they will thrive.