Planting Trees for Different Purposes
There are so many good reasons to plant trees around your property, from privacy, shade, and wind protection to home improvement. The best thing about them is there are so many different types that it’s easy to find the ideal tree to suit your taste and style. Some grow fragrant spring flowers, and others fill the space with striking fall color. There are trees that add unique interest to your home, like the sago palm or Chinese wisteria.
It’s essential to learn as much as possible about a tree before you plant it near your home. Some trees have invasive roots that interfere with nearby structures, while others have messy leaves that some homeowners want to avoid. There are fast growing trees for quick landscaping, easy to grow types for the new gardener and evergreen varieties for year-round interest. We have useful information to help you plant trees, no matter how big or small. Discover how to create a beautiful landscape by choosing the right tree for your hardiness zone, whether a flowering or fruiting tree, deciduous or evergreen.