Building a Retaining Wall Near Trees? Or Planting Near a Wall? November 15, 2018
When the bustling roots of a plant collide with solid concrete of a retaining wall, it can be quite the train wreck.
But the two can live in harmony. Here’s how to make the relationship work.Read More
How Do Deciduous Trees Prepare For and Survive Winter? October 30, 2018
Test the furnace, weatherize the windows, clean the gutter.
Just like us, trees take important steps to prepare for the season ahead.
Learn more about how trees transition to winter.Read More
Should Burlap or Wire Baskets Be Removed When Planting Trees? October 17, 2018
Gary asked, “When planting an oak tree with a 4-6-inch trunk, do you remove wire gauge from the root ball when planting?"Read More
Learn about the right way to plant burlap-wrapped trees with a wire basket.
Do Leaves Turn Upside Down or Show Undersides Before Rain? August 7, 2018
Have you heard that trees could predict the weather? As the old wives’ tale goes, their leaves curl up to signal a big storm is on the way.
But is it true? Read on to find out!Read More