When it comes to choosing the best trees for your home, there are dozens of decisions to make: size, shape, type of foliage, and color — just to name a few.
Fortunately, the professionals at your local tree nursery or garden center can help.
The nursery staff might ask these questions:
After you've narrowed down your choices, it's time to pick out the actual tree. Look for one with a straight trunk and strong, symmetrical branches.
Check for signs of diseases or insects, and read the tag carefully to make sure you have the correct variety.