Garden Delights Nursery Blog
Many homeowners enjoy the shade and privacy that large trees may provide to them says Tammy Sons from Tn Nursery, a leading nursery supplier of all types of trees. It gives them a convenient way to stay cool during the summer. These trees can actually add value to a home, because there are many buyers after the same kind of amenities provided by shade trees. You will want to know which kind of trees are best for shading a large swath of your yard. It may take a bit of research to decide how to find some of these trees for sale in your area. This guide will help you get started, especially if you might be interested in finding an online plant nursery.
One thing to realize about shade trees is that they should likely be viewed as an investment in your yard. You will likely plant a relatively young tree into these areas, which will one day grow into impressive specimens. It will also take some careful planning to have a yard full of shade trees. This is because you won't want them to overcrowd one another. However, you will also want to have as much continuous shade as possible.
You may be wondering which species make the best shade trees. One option may be to plant maple trees, which are considered to be a classic shade tree species. This is because they are capable of growing quite tall and have a wide canopy. These trees also have broad leaves, which shade a fuller amount of area when they are all bunched together. Be aware that maple trees do shed their leaves in the fall, so you will have to do a little rake work with them. A couple other reliable shade trees include the beech and honey locust varieties.
You may want to be careful how close you plant the trees to your home. It is true that shade from trees can dramatically reduce the cost of cooling your home during the summer. But you also don't want large limbs falling from the tree and damaging your roof. If you do have large trees near your house, you may want to spend some time trimming back the branches.
Think about the type of trees for sale you might want to buy. You can find pictures of tree species on the internet. This can give you a clue for what you may want to buy from an online plant nursery.
It is that time of the year again when the colors are showing their beauty in the vibrant fall foliage, states Tammy Sons of Garden Delights Nursery, a leading nursery shipper of plants and trees. It is also the time of year that many people start pondering over what kind of trees would bring forth that [...]
Living in an area where the weather is unpredictable can play havoc on a garden. People might think that they can only get the plainest of plants that do little to add to the beauty of a garden, states Tammy Sons, a leading shrub grower & shipper at Garden Delights Nursery. However, there are some beautiful flowering [...]
The foxtail sedge is a clumping grass that you will quite enjoy on your lawn because you will notice that it looks much different from traditional grass. You will find the seedlings bloom in late summer, and the grasses will start to fall to the ground once they have bloomed properly.#1: HeightThese grasses will be one to [...]
What Does Agriculture Mean?Agriculture is among the oldest and most enduring of human activities. In a contemporary culture that centers on cities and suburbia, however, it is commonly misunderstood as an economic engine, a vocational calling and a way of life. Strictly speaking, agriculture—according to common dictionary definitions—is farming, i.e. cultivation of soil, growing crops [...]
Having a garden can help make your home look very nice. In most gardens there are plants that you have which help provide a very nice appearance. When looking to have garden plants you will want to make sure that they stay alive and protected in the summer heat. Fortunately there are a number of ways to [...]
The trouble with a newly built house is the landscaping hasn't filled out to fit it yet. Thankfully shrubs and perennials mature way faster than trees. It will be a decade or more before the average landscape tree can fill its role in a yard. You can change all that by planting only fast growing trees.We [...]
Nothing makes a landscape look neglected like soil erosion. Soil erosion is a result of lack of sufficient moisture and plant growth.Plant roots provide protection against soil erosion. This is why gardeners choose vines for areas where soil is eroded. Some of the strongest vines are English Ivy, Pachysandra and Partridgeberry. These create an attractive [...]
Prized for their hidden assets, the trees with the highest values on the planet are not coveted for their beauty as an ornamental. They aren't collectible species, and only grow in certain areas with a tropical climate. Due to the incredible amount of money one can make from a single tree, they are also threatened [...]
The Vinca minor is a type of plant with bright purple blooms. It originated in the central and southern regions of Europe in an area stretching from Portugal, north to the Baltic's and in southwestern sections of Asia. It has over the centuries been spread to hardy growing zones worldwide, and can be found in [...]