Consider climate conditions before selecting a tree

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Trees - Planting and Care and other Lawn topics.

What are some questions I should ask before purchasing a tree for my l

Consider climate conditions before selecting a tree

When selecting a tree for your landscape be sure to take your area's climate conditions into consideration. Is the tree reliably cold hardy in your area? Can the tree tolerate the heat at the site (does the spot receive hot afternoon sun or is it surrounded by pavement that will reflect heat)? Will the tree tolerate existing sun or shade patterns? Will the tree get enough water after it is established? Is it in an area that gets sufficiently wet when it rains, or will irrigation be needed?



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Lawn Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
PJ Campbell