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The CVTS-L Landscaping Plant Guide: Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel Blooms in late winter into early spring (February) Yellow, red, and orange fall foliage Large, spreading, deciduous shrub Fragrant flowers Resembling a large shrub, this smaller tree produces pleasant oranges and reds in the autumn months, and when it is properly maintained, it has a very pleasing shape. Witch Hazel is most famous,

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Sangu Kaku Coral Bark Japanese Maple

The CVTS-L Landscaping Plant Guide: Sangu Kaku Coral Bark Japanese Maple

Sangu Kaku Coral Bark Japanese Maple Newer stem growth turns pink/red, intensifies in winter months Pale green leaves with some red in the margins Yellow fall foliage Deciduous tree This smaller, ornamental deciduous tree produces attention-getting green leaves with red borders in the springtime and vibrant yellow fall foliage. And then, when other plants are turning brown

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Green walls, privacy screens and natural alternatives to fences

Landscaping on the Edge: Green Walls, Privacy Screens and Natural Alternatives to Fences

A perfect landscaping project is one that combines both form and function. In terms of aesthetics, landscaping projects provide gorgeous social media-ready before-and-after pictures that are easily shareable (be sure follow us on Facebook and Instagram!). However, when we are discussing a potential project with a client, we begin by exploring how they imagine themselves

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seasonal needle drop hinoki cypress

Winter Plant Health Care Guide: Seasonal Needle Drop

Every year we get an increase of calls from concerned property owners who are alarmed to see that their recently planted evergreen trees are changing color and dropping a substantial number of needles. This is a very common situation that we encounter in both our Landscaping, Plant Health Care and Tree Care divisions. Fortunately, the prognosis is

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Culture of Growth - Chambersburg

40 Years – Maintaining a Culture of Growth

If you take a picture of a tree on the day that you plant it, and then visit it forty years later, the difference will be vast – to the point that you might even doubt that it’s the same tree. But if you had visited that tree every day for forty years, you would

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Culture of Safety

40 Years – Maintaining a Culture of Safety at CVTS-L

When CVTS-L was founded by George Pogue Sr. in 1978, he already had more than 20 years of experience in the tree care industry. While a mentor helped George Sr. navigate the business and customer service side of things, George Pogue Jr. was taking it all in. Once the reins were handed over to him

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Franklin County, PA

Chambersburg: (717) 263-8657
Greencastle: (717) 597-9700
Waynesboro: (717) 765-4624

Cumberland County, PA

Carlisle: (717) 249-8443
Camp Hill: (717) 761-0204

Maryland Locations

Frederick County: (301) 663-0061
Washington County: (301) 714-0130

Additional PA Locations

Adams County: (717) 337-9128
Dauphin County: (717) 545-1005

West Virginia Locations

Berkeley Springs: (304) 913-3126

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