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  • Soil & Water: What you Need to Know

    Soil: It’s sandy, loamy, full of clay, or possibly one too many rocks. The pH level of it is acidic, alkaline or hopefully right in that middle range where your trees thrive. Is there anything more to know about soil then? If you’ve got those basics mastered, can’t you run out and grab a tree to… Read more »

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    Why Soil pH Levels Matter

    Hopefully our recent introduction to soil didn’t leave you feeling buried by the topic. Soil really is fascinating. And to understand it better, we really need to dig a little deeper. There are two major branches of soil science; pedology and edaphology. Pedology: the study of the formation, characteristics, and distribution of soils Edaphology: the study… Read more »

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    Landscape Planning: Think About Tree Planting Now

    Look outside your window. It is January, but in London, Ontario, we have a decided dearth of snow. Definitely more like early spring weather, than the dead of winter. So, as it already feels like spring, now is the perfect time to talk about tree planting! Early spring is the perfect time to plant a… Read more »