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    Why it’s Important to Plant the Right Tree in the Right Place

    By Luke Miller | November 11, 2016

    The decision to plant a tree is something that can provide you with a sense of accomplishment and something to admire for decades. However, it is not a decision that should be made without some careful consideration. I’ve been working for the Arbor Day Foundation for more than a decade now and I have had several opportunities to plant small seedlings and watch them develop into young trees. This act gives me great joy and I love trees for all…

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  • Tree Care

    Fall Shipping Started, are you Ready?

    Fall shipping kicked off this week, which means your Arbor Day Foundation trees will be arriving soon, how exciting! A common question we are often asked is why do our trees ship so late?…

    By Sheereen Othman | November 4, 2016
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    8 Tree Myths Dispelled

    There are many myths in the world of trees, and it’s not until new research is uncovered that we realize our perspectives of trees are all wrong. Here are 8 common tree myths that…

    By Sheereen Othman | October 7, 2016
  • Ask An Arborist Tree Care

    Ask an Arborist: Why do we Mulch?

    Ask an Arborist is a video series that gives viewers insider knowledge on all things trees. Each month our arborists answer your questions. This month’s question: Why do we Mulch? Tweet us your tree…

    By Pete Smith | September 30, 2016
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    5 Signs Your Tree has ALB

    Today marks the first day of Tree Check Month—the annual campaign to check for signs of Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB). ALB is an invasive insect that feeds on certain hardwood trees, eventually killing them.…

    By Sheereen Othman | August 1, 2016
  • Do it Yourself Tree Care

    Summer Watering For Trees

    One of the most frequent questions people have during the warm summer months is, “How should I be watering my trees?” While every tree is going to have specific considerations (e.g. species, location, soil…

    By Coe Roberts | July 8, 2016
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    Spring Shipping Starts Today

    Welcome to the first day of spring! Sure, the calendar will disagree, your local weatherman may put up a fuss, and the frost on your windshield might tell a different story. Yet, we can’t…

    By Michael J. | February 29, 2016
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    Caring for Fruit Trees Together

    A guest post from our friends at Orchard People Fruit trees are a wonderful addition to our urban and rural landscapes. But unlike native and ornamental trees they are quite vulnerable to pest and…

    By Susan Poizner | February 5, 2016