Category: tree news

The Oldest Known Trees

March 23rd, 2022 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Long-Lasting Trees: What Are the Oldest Known Trees?

It is no secret that trees can live for a long time, but did you know that some trees have been around for almost 10,000 years? It’s true! If you are ready to grasp just how long trees can stick around, then check out these oldest trees! Old Tjikko Known as the oldest tree in […]

Attract Hummingbirds with These Plants this Spring

March 11th, 2022 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
How to Attract Hummingsbirds

Hummingbirds are some of the most interesting and majestic creatures in the animal kingdom. There are many fun facts associated with them including that they are only found in the Western Hemisphere and that they communicate via visual displays. Many people find hummingbirds beautiful but few people know they are attracted to specific trees; many […]

How Earth’s Trees are Disappearing Before Our Eyes

January 24th, 2022 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Preserving our National Forests and Trees

Nations across the globe are actively fighting back against climate change and global warming. As the climate is supposed to change, human factors are speeding up the process causing destruction to our very own ecosystem. Deforestation also plays a major role in the downfall of our climate and ecosystem. Humanity has an obligation to cut […]

Benefits of Shrub Gardening

November 16th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

We all know fall is one of the better times to be planting new trees, plants and shrubs, but what about the benefits of actually planting shrubs? Most people think of shrubs as just the filler plant that you put in place when you don’t know what else to put there. But there are a […]

How Wildfires Are Affecting Our Trees

November 12th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Giant Sequoia Tree

Wildfires happen every year in the United States. Some years, they are more devastating than others with the destruction of forests, homes, and sometimes even towns out in the Western United States. Trees are resilient living beings, but they can be destroyed. This has been a real problem for our ecosystem and environment as trees […]

Fall Planting Tips

September 24th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

The autumn is a very crucial time of year for many plant varieties. The changing of the seasons typically means the dying off flowering plants that delighted during the summer months. Cold Stream Farm wants to make sure that our blog readers have all of the information they need to properly tend to their shrubs […]

When to Water Your Trees

July 5th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
View of Tree Tops

When there is a drought due to hot temperatures and little rain, crops and plants struggle to stay alive. However, trees are in desperate need of water when there is a drought. With the right information, arborists can figure out how often to water their trees but it’s a challenge that can easily be overcome. […]

The Psychological and Economic Benefits of Planting Trees

June 25th, 2021 | 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 […]

The Need to Protect Our National Forests

June 12th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Landscape of trees

For many years, national forests have been protected by governments across the world. It’s extremely important that as citizens of America, we continue to protect our national forests and wildlife. Our national forests provide a haven for wildlife and recreationists l alike. Our country is filled with beautiful landscapes provided by national forests, wildlife reserves, […]

Protecting Trees against Diseases

May 31st, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

It is our responsibility to make sure that trees are healthy and prosperous for years to come. That means making sure they are protected against various diseases that can render them sick and, even worse, cause their deaths. There are plenty of tree diseases out there that you should be aware of. Plus, there are […]