Category: Planting Trees

How to Save Your Spruce Tree

spruce trees on a mountain in Colorado

Spruce Trees are rather tough and strong in cold temperatures, but some environmental factors can cause spruce trees to be very picky. Some of these factors can cause them to die or appear to be dying. We want you to understand the difference, and if it is dying, how to save it. Where? The place… Read more »

How to Maintain Your Blue Spruce Tree’s Life

blue spruce needle branch

Blue Spruce Trees can be great additions to your yard making it look attractive and full of life. They require little maintenance after planting, but there still should be some care taking involved. Light and Water Once planted, the Colorado blue spruce lives a full life in full sun, but also can grow in partial… Read more »

Spring Cleanup Checklist for Your Yard

Landscaping your yard with blue spruce trees

It’s springtime, which means it’s time to get your yard all spruced up for the summer. This isn’t a dreadful time of the year because it means that summer is right around the corner, and you want your yard to be in the best-looking condition there is. Make it Look Tip-Top for Memorial Day There… Read more »

Where to Plant Blue Spruce Trees in Your Yard

Uprooting a Blue Spruce Tree

On this blog, we’ve spilled a lot of (digital) ink on the benefits of blue spruce trees, and where they’re most common. But one question we get often from our customers is much closer to home: once I have the trees, where should I plant them? We’re happy you asked! There are several factors to… Read more »

Watering Your Blue Spruce: Are Spring Showers Sufficient?

Blue Spruce Tree Watering Information

The spring season is upon us, and most people think that means it’s time to let Mother Nature and her spring showers take care of watering our treasured blue spruce trees – right? Well, not quite. Just because the proverbial spring showers may bring rain more frequently than in other seasons, it doesn’t necessarily mean… Read more »

All About Pinecones

Blue Spruces For Sale in Colorado

If you’ve ever taken a walk through a forest or played at a park that had a lot of trees inside of it, then you’ve probably come across pinecones. But what do you really know about them, outside of the fact that they eventually fall off the trees that they come from and end up… Read more »

Landscaping and Blue Spruce: Designing for Success

Spruce Trees For Landscaping Summit County CO

Those of us who love the beautiful blue spruce tree know how wonderful this species can be. This is why we choose always to celebrate this glorious tree, and you can do that, too, with some careful landscaping. Here are a few tips to designing a perfect set piece for your blue spruce. Pick a… Read more »

Spring Planting Tips for Your Blue Spruce

Hello, spring, with your blue skies and warmer temps – what took you so long? Now that it’s here, the time is right for planting trees. Before you start planting, let’s take a look at a few key steps in ensuring your spruce trees get the best possible start. We’ll assume that you’ve already prepared… Read more »