Month: April 2015

Hate Cleaning up Pine Needles? Don’t get a Fake Tree…

Choosing a Christmas tree isn’t as easy at it seems. There are a lot of elements that go into the right tree and make it the right fit for a family celebrating the season. Beyond the aesthetics and that great pine scent, you probably want a tree with needle retention. A longer lasting tree with… Read more »

Caring for Pine Trees, Preventing Disease

Pine trees are softwood evergreens of which there are about 110 species. Because they can grow in clusters they are great for wind protection and privacy. They do however require a certain degree of maintenance to regulate their health.     Most pine tree varieties grow rather quickly and prefer acidic, moist and well-drained soil…. Read more »