Planting a Tree


Adding new trees to your landscape can improve your property in a variety of ways by adding shade and beautification, preventing erosion, and increasing property value. It is important to be aware, however, that tree planting is not just as simple as digging a hole. First, the most important aspect of tree planting to remember is to “plant the right tree in the right place.” There are also many site and space considerations that should be taken into account before planting as well as site characteristics that could influence the type of tree you choose to plant. Tree planting is an action that should be well thought out before it is carried out.

After your tree planting plan is ready to go, it is time to prepare for planting. View the following links for information about the steps leading up to installation of your new tree. 
  • Tree-Planting Techniques — Tree planting is an art and science that greatly influences the potential of a given tree and its lifespan. Learning to plant a tree correctly can mean a world of difference for its future.