Tree Planting Checklist
Trees are a great addition to any landscape. They provide shade, year-round interest in your garden, food and shelter for animals, and can even increase the value of your home. Before planting a tree in your yard, it’s important to take a few things into consideration. This Tree Planting Checklist will take you from the planning stages to the planting of your new tree and beyond.
Tree Planting Checklist Tips
- If you live in the United States, consider consulting your community’s Master Gardener program for advice on what to plant where.
- Arbor Day is a national day to celebrate trees in the United States. It is always the last Friday in April, and a good day to plant trees in most parts of the country.
- Celebrating a special event? Trees make great gifts, and planting a tree to celebrate a new life, birthday, or other accomplishment will provide you with years of memories.