Studies in Baltimore and Philadelphia, both published in the journal Landscape and Urban Planning, have linked areas with increased forestry to low crime rates in both urban and rural areas. A few other studies with similar findings were conducted in Pennsylvania, in faraway UK, and in a closer proximity here in Minnesota. Here is a summary of the studies and what it means to us in Minnesota.
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is a pest infestation that has become a major problem in the U.S. over the last 10 years. It is a native beetle of Asia.
Below are some of the more popular shade trees that will take well to Minnesota soil.
Spring has officially begun in Minneapolis and now is the perfect opportunity to address your post-winter/spring tree care needs. Spring is the optimal time to give your existing trees the care they need to stay radiant throughout the warmer seasons. Plus, reviewing and updating your landscape will improve its appearance and life, and provide you with inspiration for new additions to your yard. Below are a few tips to help you prep your landscape.
If you’ve been looking for unique trees to add to your tree-centric landscaping, here are several trees that will fit nicely into many Minnesota landscapes.
What are the best ways to care for trees during winter, summer, spring or fall?