As the leading local tree care company in Santa Cruz, Davey provides homeowners and business owners with professional tree services to ensure the health and beauty of your landscape.
Local to the Bay area, our certified arborists have extensive knowledge and experience with common tree and plant challenges from regional climate conditions, tree insects (pests), and diseases.
We perform all tree work safely and efficiently. Our local arborists are ISA Certified, fully bonded, insured, and licensed (CA State License #694001).
Our local Santa Cruz arborists are here to answer all your tree care questions.
"I liked that Travis and crew reminded me of the appointment and time the crew would arrive. They arrived on time, checked with me about what I wanted done and clarified expectations. Work was excellent. Also Travis coordinated with other agency/property owner to have work completed at the same time."
- Pamela A., Santa Cruz, CA
Areas Serviced Near Santa Cruz: Aptos, Ben Lomond, Boulder Creek, Capitola, Castroville, Felton, Freedom, Hollister, Marina, Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Scotts Valley, Soquel, Watsonville
In their natural forest environment, plants have access to every element needed for optimum health. But plants in your yard face more stressors and competition, with less naturally occurring nutrients and defenses.
With a plant health care (PHC) program, your landscape is managed holistically with routine monitoring and preventative treatments. The PHC program is comprehensive and takes the entire property into account.
Here are 5 key areas of plant health care.
Davey's total plant health care approach combines preventative and therapeutic treatments to provide residential trees and shrubs with everything they need to thrive.
Early detection is key! There are certain tree insects (pests) and diseases that can be threatening to your tree’s health, sometimes even devasting if left untreated.
Davey’s certified arborists have extensive experience in proactively detecting, protecting, and treating existing tree pest and disease issues.
Common tree insects in the Santa Cruz area include:
>> Call 831.291.5341 to schedule a free tree inspection with a local Davey arborist near you.
Sudden Oak Death (SOD) is a fungal infection caused by a water mold known as Phytophthora ramorum.
How does it spread?
The SOD spores can disseminate from wet weather like blowing rain or flowing water.
There are several oak species that are susceptible to SOD:
Symptoms to look for are dead sections of bark on your tree’s trunk or branches, known as cankers, or spots on the leaves.
Preventative treatment can be applied, but routine check-ups are key.
Your local Santa Cruz Davey arborists are ISA Certified, bonded, and fully insured.
What does that mean?
It’s our commitment to you to provide the best tree services for the health and safety of your trees and landscape. With the ISA Certification, we have deeper knowledge in the art and science of tree care for diagnosing and treating your trees.
Davey is also recognized as an accredited tree care company. Our TCIA accreditation represents our position as a tree service company committed to safety, expertise, and professionalism.