Posts Tagged "tree planting"

Fall is for Planting…Trees!

Posted on September 1st, 2017

The best time to plant a tree or shrub is in the fall. A well-placed tree will cool your home in summer and block cold winter winds. Not to mention that the aesthetics can increase your home’s curb appeal and add value. Even though you may be prepping for winter, you can still set your new tree […]

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Small Space Garden : Series Part II

Posted on June 22nd, 2017

The Eastern Redbud ( Cercis canadensis )  is a spring-flowering tree, native to the northeast.  Its delicate lavender-pink flowers emerge late in April before the foliage develops and continue to sparkle into mid-May.  Clusters of tiny, fairy-like flowers cling to the branches, covering the tree in a soft purple haze with charming heart-shaped foliage developing […]

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