The Benefits of Bare Root Tree Planting

March 22nd, 2019 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Bare Root Tree Planting

Are you in the market for some new trees for your property? Bare root trees might be your best option. Bare root trees are dug up and then sold without any soil surrounding their roots. What’s more, there are many advantages that come along with planting them in the ground. Here are the benefits of […]

Advantages of Planting Bare Root Trees

May 15th, 2017 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

If you’ve ever planted a tree on your property, chances are it was a potted tree with a soil ball on the bottom of it that contained all of the tree’s roots. Traditionally, this is the way that nurseries have sold trees to customers, but in recent years, bare root trees have become much more […]

The Fight against Deforestation

December 27th, 2015 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Cutting down a Forest

When thinking of trees nowadays, it is tough to feel optimistic. There is always something sad in the news about dying trees or how many are facing a high risk of disease. With the climate talks in Paris taking center stage, one would hope that more environmentally friendly news would follow. While those talks have […]

Tips for Growing Bare-Root Trees

October 15th, 2015 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Planting Trees

If you’ve decided that you want to plant bare-root trees, congrats! It is a fun and relatively simple process, but it does take a bit of work and care. Whether you aren’t sure how to go about it or you haven’t had great luck in the past, we’re here to help. Check out the following […]

The Psychological and Economic Benefits of Planting Trees

June 5th, 2015 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Now that we’re in summer, we are finally getting the opportunity to see trees in full bloom – green and blushing like earthen prom dresses. It instills in us a fierce rejuvenation that is impossible to ignore. We feel better, healthier, happier, ready to get out of bed with smiles on our faces, filled with […]

How to Tell If a Shrub Is Healthy

March 4th, 2015 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Whether you have been planting shrubs for years or you are just getting started, there are a few things you should know about planting and growing shrubs. Of course, being able to identify whether or not a shrub is healthy is an important skill to have. But just how can you tell at a glance […]

Are You New to the World of Bare Root Trees?

January 16th, 2015 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

If you are new to the world of bare root trees, you may have some questions about how to plant them. While the process isn’t very complicated, we’re here to provide you with a few basic tips to help you get started. First of all, make sure you carefully unpack your tree, making sure that […]

Choosing the Correct Shrub

April 1st, 2014 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Choosing the correct shrub for your yard starts with deciding on function and then moves to deciding between forms. There are a few reasons to install shrubbery in your yard. Obviously, there is great aesthetic value, whether you’ve got your heart settled on a deciduous or coniferous variety. However, your options can be narrowed down […]

Every Tree is a Christmas Tree

December 18th, 2013 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

One could make the argument that December is one of the most important months for trees. Although frigid in some of the country with bare trees dotting the landscape like woodsy scarecrows, much of the country is going crazy over one tree – the Christmas tree, of course. Whether you like it or not, it […]

This Year, Let’s Be Thankful for Trees

November 26th, 2013 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Thanksgiving is only a couple of days away and many are thinking about what they are thankful for in their lives. Not many are thankful for the trees that are all around them. After decades of neglect, people and countries all over the world are taking a stand against deforestation. It is, clearly, a negative […]