Published: Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:44:02 +0000
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLiving trees are important, necessary and valuable to our very existence. Life without trees, we humans would not exist on Earth. Keep a tree around.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZPine trees are one of the most common coniferous species in North America. Here is a list of the pines most often seen in the US and Canada.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA complete overview of the tropical rainforest, rain forest health, tropical rainforest habitat and these forest's importance to our earth.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTake a closer look at a tree to by understanding its form in summer and winter, how it typically grows and matures and where it lives.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZDo-it-yourself sawmilling for lumber is on the rise and there are good portable sawmill manufacturers. Here are my six favorite portable sawmills.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA simple tree leaf identification key for finding 100 of the most common North American tree's common name and species name.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentify hardwood trees common to North American forests by their leaves, fruit and flowers. Use broadleaf tree species identifiers.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZChainsaw mills are inexpensive and appealing access is limited. Portable chainsaw mills usually run off a framework constructed around the log you cut.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZUse this tree leaf key to identify the most common North American hardwood or deciduous trees. Identify your tree with using a single leaf (do not confuse with leaflets) or the many versions of compounds leaves.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZMy top 10 small trees recommended for planting in a small yard. These trees were selected by urban forest specialists for their preferred qualities.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIf tree foliage is a scale-like leaf, then you're probably dealing with a conifer or evergreen that is in the cedar or juniper family.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThere are times you need to kill a tree and control woody stem plants. Chemical and herbicides are effective if the right treatment and proper application is used.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are ten of the best, most popular and important trees to consider planting in your yard. I have picked each with help from several tree experts.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThe common Juniper, is a species in the genus Juniperus, in the family Cupressaceae. It has one of the largest ranges of woody plants in the World.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTree anatomy, including leaf shape and twig parts, helps you identify and name tree species. Knowing a tree's physiology will help with identification.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZBoxelder is not a recommended tree to plant in your yard but has desirable unique qualities to keep in the landscape as a beautiful tree specimen.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentification of conifer trees most common to North American by their needles and leaves, fruit and flowers.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentify 100 most common conifer and evergreen trees of the North American forest. Use my tree finder key, along with photographic images.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA method used to cut down a tree with a chainsaw. Felling a tree safely with a plan on how the tree needs to be dropped and bucked.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZAn index of common tree diseases and pathogens taken from the Forest Insect and Disease Leaflet (FIDL) Series, USDA Forest Service
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA forest ecosystem is one major ecologic unit that exists as a part of the total complex ecological condition.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are answers to many questions asked by people planning to buy and operate a chainsaw. Here are the most common concerns about chainsaws.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLeaf structure and arrangement is unique to every tree species. A tree leaf shape, arrangement, margin and venation is important to tree ID.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are the most common coniferous or evergreen trees with needles. They are broken down into single and cluster attachments.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA list of the most Common North American hardwood trees with links to their ranges, their identifying and habitat descriptions plus photos.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThese best street street and sidewalk trees offer tolerance to compacted, infertile soils and the environment found in cities and along streets.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA history of natural wildfire beginning and chemistry needed for combustion. Included are the common causes of forest fires and how they spread.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZArbor Age magazine recommends six small saws for your potential purchase. Reviewer comments on the models along with a suggested retailed price.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZListed here are the most important American oaks. These 17 common oak species are considered the major species for occurrence and economic value.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZSlash pine, one of the hard yellow pines indigenous to southeastern United States.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLearn how to properly recognize and name common dormant tree species mainly in Eastern North America in this beginner's guide.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZPhotosynthesis uses solar energy and a leaf is the engine. Photosynthesis provides us with both food and oxygen and is a necessary process for life.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHow to grow an oak tree from a germinated acorn. This resource shows you how to collect, properly prepare and plant an acorn.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZEastern White Pine is a common forest tree in higher elevations of eastern North American forests.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThere are five ways to control trees using recommended chemical herbicides. Each technique demands different herbicide formulations and equipment.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA frequently asked question on using bar oil in your new chainsaw. You should use bar oil for less wear on chain and bar.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZUse this resource to identify dormant trees with just the buds and twigs. It takes a little effort but opens new doors to winter tree identification.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThe spruce from genus Picea inhabit primary cooler environments at higher elevations. Extremely beautiful, they are a favorite in the landscape.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZMany yard trees are for sale at the right price but buyers are hard to find. Here is the realistic approach to marketing trees for sale in the yard.
2017-02-26T11:44:02Z5 pines - loblolly, shortleaf, longleaf, slash and Virginia – make up most of the southern pine timber inventory and all called Southern Yellow Pine.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA method to estimate a tree's age without cutting or coring. Noninvasive measurements can get you an acceptable age estimate for forest-grown trees.
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2017-02-26T11:44:02ZBlack walnut and butternut trees are widespread and abundant throughout eastern North America. They are a valuable tree with many uses.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTrees can be killed and removed without herbicides or chemicals but extra time, patience, and understanding of tree anatomy is necessary.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLearning a tree's botanical parts is useful for tree owner and forest manager. These tree parts and markers help make positive tree identification.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLiriodendron tulipifera or yellow poplar is one of the best trees you can plant in a large yard. Consider planting a tulip tree.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThings you need to know about oak trees in North America, including their forms, identification markers, name groups and regeneration.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA quick review of both benefits and problems associated with planting hybrid poplar.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHardwood or deciduous trees have leaves that are known as single or simple. This common simple leaf can be in two forms, lobed and unlobed.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZAcer negundo – One of the Most Common North American Trees
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThe common trees with pinnate and bipinnate leaf arrangements. These trees include hickory, ash, walnut, pecan, black locust and honey locust.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZLearn how wood burns and how to use wood for heating. Find the best tree species for burning as determined by ease of preparation and heating values.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZCommon North American conifer trees, their ranges, their identifying descriptions and other trees in their associated habitat.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZCollecting and preparing a pecan or hickory nut to grow is easy but needs to be done correctly. Here's how to properly encourage nut germination.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentify and manage the mysterious Monkey Puzzle tree and learn how unique the tree is. It has a broad range to grow but is native to just a small spot in South America.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZRed maple or Acer rubrum is one the 10 best trees you can plant in your yard. Consider planting red maple for great Spring and Autumn color.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZUnderstanding forest ecology is necessary before a forest ecosystem can be defined accurately. Forest ecosystems are hard to describe even when using modern tools and concepts.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere is a quick way to Identify three common North American birch species. It is both a valuable and beautiful tree in the landscape.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZEastern Redcedar, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHerbicides are one tool used by foresters to improve the forest condition and to eliminate woody stem competition to both managed commercial and protected forests. Here are the herbicides used.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZRed cedar, the most widely distributed conifer in the eastern United States grows a desirable wood at maturity and is a favorite tree in the landscape.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentify Buckeye - The Important American Hardwoods - Aesculus sp.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZSpruce and fir can be difficult to identify as separate species. Here is an easy way to ID these trees as well as Doug fir, bald cypress and hemlock.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZYou should purchase a chainsaw from either a reputable dealer or an online saw with a local dealership. Chainsaws do fail and a local dealer is valuable.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZFinding firewood just starts the process of determining value of firewood. You need the certainty of not being charged double. Learn how to buy firewood.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZManaging Leyland Cypress trees are beautiful but need proper planting and pruning, careful landscape considerations and have certain pest concerns.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThe common North American trees with pinnate leaves. Identity hickory, ash, walnut, black locust or pecan using this tree leaf key and attached tips.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThere are certain things a tree owner must know to keep trees healthy and in the very best condition.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZPin oak is a popular tree to plant in urban settings. One of the most planted trees in New York City, the non-cultivar oak does need pruning and space.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThere are desirable and undesirable characteristics you need to consider before planting a Leyland cypress your yard. Plant only if you have room.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZCedars can be confused with junipers and arvorvitae. Here is some help sperating thiirsimilar characteristics.
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2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere is essential information on selecting, growing, and managing red maple for the landscape.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZFagus grandifolia is the only native beech unique to eastern North America and very common. The bark is often carved on and called the initial tree.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTrees use massive amounts of water through the process of transpiration for the benefit of themselves and the Earth.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZBlack Willow, Elm, Birch, Black Cherry, Beech and Basswood - Tree Leaf Key
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are my picks of the top tree field guides that make tree identification much easier. You can purchase these books on site.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTree roots on the soil surface are difficult to mow or walk over. Removing roots will harm the tree. Tips on protecting tree from root damage.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZThe most common hardwood tree diseases and pathogens found on trees in the yard and a forest. You can prevent and control many tree diseases.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZFertilizers are important to growing young trees. Find out when to apply fertilizers to trees in stages and with correct formulations.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are hardwood tree diseases that kill deciduous trees like oak maple ash sycamore elm in great numbers. These hardwood tree diseases cause significant commercial and horticultural tree losses in North America
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere is information on using different bar sizes on your new chainsaw and how that will effect what you cut and how you use a saw.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZIdentify the Ash - The Important American Hardwoods - Fraxinus
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHere are the best and worst firewood species for burning rated by BTUs and density.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZCollecting and preparing a sycamore to grow from seed is relatively easy but needs to be done correctly. This resource shows you how to prepare and properly germinate a sycamore seed.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZYou often don't need the expense or power of a gas chainsaw. If you use saws around the house you need to consider a good electric chainsaw first.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZI have compiled the most common conifer tree diseases and pathogens found on trees including pine hemlock spruce fir in the yard and forest.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZMagnolia, Persimmon, Dogwood, Blackgum, Water and Live Oak - Tree Leaf Key
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZSugar Pine, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZYou can kill a tree by using too much fertilizer. Find out the symptoms and what to do when you over fertilize a tree.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA walk-through description and guide to identifying sycamore or Platanus occidentalis. Find out more about the tree's habit, range, silviculture and management.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTrees are everywhere and a tree is the most obvious and remarkable plant you will ever see when you venture outside. Start you tree experience here.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZA walk-through description and guide to identifying hackberry or Celtis occidentalis. Find out more about the tree's habit, range, silviculture and management.
2017-02-26T11:44:02Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The genus Populus'
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHow to Manage and ID Japanese Maple
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZEven a new chainsaw in good repair can be hard to start. Here are steps you can take to get a reliable chainsaw start every time.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHickory is a prolific nut producer in North America. Hickory is critical for healthy wildlife habitats and a favorite source of wood products.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZTree wounds are caused by many agents but they can all be classified as branch wounds, trunk wounds, and root wounds.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZHow to visually recognize and name common dormant tree species mainly in Eastern North America by using tree twigs and a tree twig key.
2017-02-26T11:44:02ZPinus taeda, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America