Did You Know You Can Plant Your Own Redwood Tree?

November 14th, 2020 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Dawn Redwoods

Redwoods are one of the largest trees on this planet. The Redwood Trees are more than 2,000 years old, and they have been present on this planet since Dinosaurs roamed this Earth. Present-day Redwoods can be found in the west coast region of the United States in the Redwood National Forest, as well as Sequoia National Park. If you’ve ever been out to witness these natural giants, you probably know how amazing it is to stand next to one.

At Cold Stream Farm, we can supply you with Redwoods at wholesale to plant on your own property! How amazing would it be to grow your own Redwood? We already know the answer to that question…

Caring for a Redwood Tree

Redwood Trees are pretty resilient on their own, as we can tell from the National forest located out in the west coast region of the country. They can withstand many harsh elements, but like any other living thing, they have weaknesses. In order to take care of them if you’re growing them yourself, you’ll need to make sure you’re paying attention to details when planting.

Redwoods thrive in moist and well-drained soils. In the winter months, Redwoods prefer a good amount of rainfall, and in the warmer months, they rely on heavy fog due to the humidity. These elements appear on the west coast, which is the reason why we have such massive Redwoods in these parts of the world.

Cold Stream Farm Provides Wholesale “Dawn Redwoods”

The Dawn Redwood is a native Redwood tree to China. A few thousand of these Dawn Redwoods were found in lowland canyons in South Central China in 1948. It was thought to be extinct for millions of years, but it was found to be on this planet this whole time.

Dawn Redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) – The Dawn Redwood is a very rapid growing tree that grows well in full-sun areas with slightly-acidic soils. If you live in an area where the Fall season can bring early frosts, this may not be the best place for you to grow your Redwood tree. Like all deciduous trees, it will shed its colorfully beautiful leaves in the Fall season, be bare in the Winter, and produce new leaves in the Spring.

Why Choose to Plant a Redwood on Your Property?

There are plenty of reasons why you should plant a Redwood on your property. One reason for planting them is the fact that you can watch a pre-historic tree grow on your land! Redwoods are also play a role in combatting climate change. Of course, all trees capture carbon dioxide and release oxygen into the air for all living things. When planted on a property, you’ll be able to watch the other wildlife prosper around the trees. From shrubs and plants to small animals and birds, you’ll see a breath of new life on your land that you’ve never seen before.


At Cold Stream Farm, we can supply you with a plethora of different trees and shrubs for wholesale. We can also provide you with the correct information and techniques for planting shrubs and trees to make sure they grow healthy and long lives. There’s nothing better than turning your property into a beautiful landscape.

If you’re looking to spruce up your property and landscape, contact Cold Stream Farm at 231-464-5809 today or visit us online for more information on our Redwood Trees! You’ll be pleasantly surprised when you plant beautiful Redwoods on your land and watch them grow to be tall and healthy for years to come!

 

 




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