For trees, winter is a marathon

October 3rd, 2013 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

October is here. Before long, some of us will be inundated with snow. All of us, however, will be inundated with colder temperatures, a harsher climate. We have to make sure that our plants and trees are prepared for the challenge, which is why October is a great (and necessary) time to water our green […]

Water, weeds, mulch, oh my!

July 12th, 2013 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

The 4th of July has come and gone. Independence is still in the air. You can smell it. You can hear it. If you’re lucky, you can even touch it. This means one thing: summer is here. For many, the 4th is the kickoff to summer. While we’re not planting trees in the summer, we […]

Bringing Some Extra Color This Fall

August 29th, 2012 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

  One of the highlights of the end of summer is the turning of the leaves into bright colors all across the northeast and Midwest.  A plethora of bright reds, yellows and oranges turn landscapes into wonderful shades of color.  It’s about that time where we see the leaves just starting to turn different hues.  […]