We hear a lot of myths about trees so we thought we'd take this opportunity to clear some of those myths. Read on for more.
Myth: Anyone can plant a tree correctly.
Myth: Lots of mulch is good.
Myth: Planting trees deep encourages strong, deep roots.
Myth: He advertised in the yellow pages as a tree expert, so he must be.
Myth: The tallest or bushiest tree at the nursery is the best one to buy.
Myth: Always stake trees after planting.
Myth: Tree wounds can heal.
Myth: Topping is good for trees.
Myth: Trees grow in the forest without maintenance, so they don’t need it in my front yard either.
Myth: Trees require too much water.