Archive for the Tree Planting Category

Nature’s Air Conditioners

If you have ever escaped from blazing hot sun in a shady spot under a tree, you know how these natural air conditioners can make you feel more comfortable. In fact, trees in a parking lot can reduce air temperatures by up to 25 degrees than on […]

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Dormant Spraying of Fruit Trees in the Garden

The authors are John E. Dibble, Entomologist Emeritus, U.C. Kearny Agricultural Center, and Richard L Coviello, Farm Advisor, Fresno County Dormant sprays allow: a wide period of time for application; a broad range of useable materials; maximum unobstructed spray coverage; multiple pest targets; and because of minimum […]

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Where are the roots of my tree?

Many people envision a large, branching taproot growing deep into the soil. Actually, taproots are very uncommon in mature trees. If taproots do develop, they usually will be forced into horizontal growth when they encounter hard sub soils beneath the surface. Much of the root systems of […]

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Type of Pruning Depends on Age of Tree

Pruning is the single best investment a property owner or community can make to ensure the survival and lengthen the life span of their trees. Older trees require more consideration before pruning; you need to take into account both the tree’s health and its stage in life. […]

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Select the right tree for each location

Selection of trees depends on the desired effect and the purpose trees will satisfy in the landscape. Will the attract birds to the area? Shade a patio? Screen an unsightly view? Enhance the view of the home? Identify an entrance or exit? Trees should provide contrast and […]

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When a tree is planted should it be staked?

When a tree is planted should it be staked? Although it is sometimes necessary to stake trees to keep them upright and allow establishment, there are some adverse effects of staking.  Allowing a small amount of movement can help root and trunk development. Of course, the worst […]

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Toxic Plants – The danger of Sago Palm in our Landscapes

The danger of Sago palm in our landscapes           Sago palms are not palm trees at all – these attractive, low-growing plants are actually cycads.  Sago palms are naturally found in tropical/subtropical environments; they are also ornamental bonsai houseplants. All parts of sago […]

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Tree Planting – Tree Planting in Fall in Sacramento

Tree Planting Fall is an excellent time for planting trees.  With appropriate care trees can be planted all year round, but the weather conditions in the fall promote good establishment with minimal follow up care.  Tree planting is a simple process that almost anybody can do.  Unfortunately, […]

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