Helpful Gardening Tips
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We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.
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Silver Maple Tree grow well in areas with moist soil and acidity levels less than six pH
The silver maple tree is deciduous in the Aceraceae family, native to Europe, Asia, and North America. The trunks of the silver maple trees are often twisted and gnarled, with a rough bark that has deep crevices where small branches grow. These trees grow well in areas with moist soil and acidity levels less than six pH. The leaves of the silver maple oak change colors as the seasons change, giving them vibrant hues during autumn and winter when they turn brown and drop off. In addition to turning colors, the leaves drop in huge quantities during autumn, providing lots of natural mulch for your garden beds. The flowers can be white, pink, red, purple-red-purple, yellow-orange-red-orange, and yellow-orange-green-red, with numerous petals around a central disc flower blooming at the top.
Benefits of planting a silver maple tree
Silver Maple are quick-growing and will provide shade during the summer months
Planting a silver maple tree can provide many benefits to your yard. The trees are quick-growing and will provide shade during the summer months. They also have a high potential for fruit production, often seen in late autumn through early spring.
However, planting a silver maple tree can also provide some drawbacks: they are not drought resistant and don't make good windbreaks. It's important to note that any tree you plant should withstand the climate conditions in your area because different types of trees will respond differently to the environment.
How to grow a silver maple tree at home
The first step is to find a healthy seedling. They should not be less than 24 inches tall and have well-developed roots. You'll need to plant your tree in well-drained soil rich in organic material to get these benefits. To give your tree enough space to grow to its full potential, it's recommended that you plant your silver maple up to three feet from other plants and trees. The best place for this tree is either on the north side of your house or the east side of your yard because these areas get significantly more sunlight during the day.
Once you've chosen a spot for your silver maple tree and planted it correctly, you must take care of it regularly for optimal results. That means watering periodically and occasionally fertilizing to produce new growth, as with most trees.