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Best trees to buy in Charlotte

The Best Trees to Plant in NC

May 07, 2022
The best trees to plant in North Carolina provide shade from the sun, privacy, and curb appeal.  While many trees will flourish in the state, some species are more successful and easier to care for than others.  Here are a variety of popular options to help you choose the best tree for you. Dogwood Trees …
Shade Trees in Charlotte

Best Shade Trees for Charlotte Area

April 07, 2022
Shade trees offer many benefits.  They provide natural shade to help protect your family and pets from the hot sun.  Trees will add beauty, character, and privacy for years to your home.  They can even save money by cooling your home and reducing your energy bill.  Here are some of the best shade trees to …
Tips for planting new trees

Tips for Planting Trees

March 21, 2022
With the warmer weather many are looking to improve their landscape by planting a tree.  Garden centers have a large selection of trees in the spring. Remember when planting, young trees are delicate and can easily be influenced by changes in the weather, temperature, and precipitation.  Here are some tips for successfully planting a tree. …

Caring for Young Trees in the Winter

December 21, 2021
Now that young trees have been added to the landscape, it is time to prepare them for winter.  New trees need extra attention for the first two years. Winter can bring ice and snow which can weigh branches down causing breakage.  Snow cover insulates trees from wind and freezing temperatures.  Soil can expand and contract …
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When is the Best time to Plant a Tree and Why

December 09, 2019
Trees can fill gaping gaps in the garden, offer shade and privacy, and they can even help regulate temperature by cooling the air in summer and preventing cold winds from reaching the house in winter. They are good for the environment, absorbing carbon dioxide, cleaning the air, and providing oxygen. So, while trees can take …