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Tree Pruning -Totara (Podocarpus nivalis) and Camphor Laurel (Cinnamomum camphora)

These photos were taken while we were carrying out pruning work on a majestic Totara (Podocarpus nivalis) and a massive Camphor Laurel (Cinnamomum camphora). They were big trees side by side, so swinging from one to the other was all part of the job. TheContinue reading

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Kauri Tree Removal – North Shore Auckland

Unfortunately this protected Native Kauri (Agathis australis) on the North Shore was too close to the house. After the council’s careful consideration of the surroundings, it was decided it would come down. The removal was a fun one – Kauri Trees are nice to workContinue reading

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Canary Island Date Palm Tree Removal

This ‘Canary Island Date Palm’ or ‘Phoenix Palm’ (Phoenix canariensis) was proving to be a nuisance for the locals. Although the ladder fern make this an attractive species, it was just too close to the houses. As you can see it came down with relativeContinue reading

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Silky Oak Tree Removal Near House

This Silky Oak tree removal in Onehunga was a big problem for the house right beside it. An import from Australia, this species is known for its branch¬†failures. It was a fun removal with all that glass¬†everywhere! Check out the video.      See theContinue reading

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Kauri Tree Removal on Auckland’s North Shore

This was a particularly tricky Kauri removal we recently undertook. The tree was in a tight spot with the house built around it. The Kauri will actually self-shed, and pop branches off periodically, so it needed to be removed. After talking through the options, andContinue reading

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