Arlington currently has 18, public trees which are cared for by the Natural Resources Division. On this page are some helpful links about Arlington's tree population and what to do if you suspect a Town tree is diseased or damaged, recommended trees for planting, and other tree related information.
Aug 20, When the ground freezes, sufficient water cannot reach the roots, so new trees could dry out and die- a scenario that takes fall out of the running from being hands-down the best time to plant a Author: Katelin Hill.
May 16, The best time to plant deciduous trees. Deciduous Trees such as birch, maple and oak are best planted in spring or autumn. In the spring, a newly transplanted Deciduous tree has two tasks: developing roots and doing photosynthesis through leaf production. To meet both requirements, a Deciduous tree planted in the spring requires a lot of water.
Nov 30, Planting Trees in Fall. Many experts claim that planting trees in fall is better. In fall, the tree can make new roots without having to feed the leaves. Water requirements are much lower without the leaves on the tree. To us it feels cool in fall, but that is actually the best temperature for root growth.
Roots grow best in cool treelopping.buzzted Reading Time: 9 mins. Jan 23, For customers in warmer zones, 8A and above, late fall is a good time to plant fruit trees.
However, the trees must be dormant before transplanting, so we have to wait for winter to be on the doorstep before we can ship the trees - typically around Thanksgiving.
Spring is also a good time to plant for the warmer treelopping.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins.