Planting a tree? You can do it! Here are some resources that might help your tree survive for its full lifetime.
A Pocket Guide to Planting Trees
Download ReLeaf Michigan's guide for tips and advice on when and how to plant trees. By following these tips, you can make sure your trees have the best chance of adapting to their new ground and staying healthy.
How to Plant an Oak Seedling
ReLeaf Michigan's how-to guide for planting an oak seedling with the best chance of it remaining healthy into adulthood. Though this was created for planting oak seedling, most of the steps can be applied to a variety of tree types.
"How to Plant a Seedling" YouTube video
ReLeaf Michigan staff takes you step by step through planting a seedling. Learn from watching our team at work!
Tree Owner's Manual for the Midwest
US Department of Agriculture Forest Service
From selecting trees to planting and caring for them, this is a great guide for any property owner.
Webinar Recording: "What's Up with My Tree"?
Kay Sicheneder, chief consulting arborist and plant health care manager for Owen Tree Service, discusses the most imminent threats facing our trees in Michigan. Includes identification and mitigation measures to ensure the long-term health and vitality of Michigan's trees.
Watch the webinar, conducted 11/5/2020, by clicking here. (Passcode: FNgbbR#4)