Guides

Our number one growing rule on the nursery is pretty simple: Get out of the way! Nature provides the perfect growing plan for all the trees we produce and as growers we do our best to mimic nature’s growing practices....
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Written by experienced grower: Don Eaton, Founder and CEO of Bower & Branch Is it ok to plant in the summer or best to wait for spring or fall? One of the more misunderstood principles for planting trees is that...
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BARE ROOT FRUIT TREE CARE How should I take care of my bare root tree until it is planted? What happens if it gets frozen? You should keep trees above the freezing point until they are in the ground. Once planted, trees...
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Know your soil. Grow great trees. All soils are not alike. While some soils are light and fast-draining, others are heavy and difficult to work with. Some make nutrients readily available to plant roots, and others are more stingy. In one...
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The #1 Cause of New Tree Planting Failure Results from Poor Watering. Improper watering leads to inadequate growth, poor health, and even death of your tree. A water stressed tree can weaken a tree’s natural defenses against pests and disease...
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