Talking Trees with Davey Tree

Arborist's Favorite Trees for Planting Season - Western U.S.

August 26, 2021 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 1 Episode 33
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
Arborist's Favorite Trees for Planting Season - Western U.S.
Show Notes

Michael Sundberg from Davey's South Denver office shares his top favorite trees for Western U.S. climates just in time to help you prepare for planting season this fall!

In this episode we cover:

  • Planting season in Western U.S. (0:54)
  • How Michael started working in arboriculture (1:25)
  • What has this summer been link in Denver? (2:07)
  • #1 Favorite tree - Bristlecone pine (2:43)
  • #2 Favorite tree - Sugar maple (3:52)
  • Fall planting (5:32)
  • Biggest mistakes when planting a tree (6:32)
  • #3 Favorite tree - Tulip poplar (7:31)
  • Blue spruce problems? (9:22)
  • #4 Favorite tree - Aspen (10:04) 
  • Most enjoyable part of being an arborist (11:07)

To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code.

To learn about the right time to plant trees in your area, read our blog, When is the Best Time of Year to Plant Trees? (Evergreens, Maples and Fruit Trees).
To learn more about planting a tree in the fall, read our blog, When is it too Late to Plant a Tree in the Fall?
To learn about some more trees that are best suited for drought climates, read our blog, Best Trees for Drought Areas (Drought Tolerant Trees by Zone).
To learn more about the best way to plant a tree, read our blog, Plant Any Tree Step by Step (Burlap Wrapped, Potted and Seedlings).

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