Laidback Gardener Tip of the Day

Big Trees Come in Small Packages

20150505Did you know that, most of the time, young trees (seedlings or rooted cuttings) get off to a faster start and continue to grow with greater vigor than large caliber trees? As a result, 5 years later, you can often scarcely see the difference between a larger caliber tree that cost $125 and a young sapling that cost $ 2.50… other than that the little guy has often exceeded its big brother in size, strength and appearance!

Garden writer and blogger, author of more than 60 gardening books, the laidback gardener, Larry Hodgson, lives and gardens in Quebec City, Canada. The Laidback Gardener blog offers more than 2,500 articles to passionate home gardeners, always with the goal of demystifying gardening and making it easier for even novice gardeners. If you have a gardening question, enter it in Search: the answer is probably already there!

0 comments on “Big Trees Come in Small Packages

Leave a Reply

Sign up for the Laidback Gardener blog and receive articles in your inbox every morning!

%d bloggers like this: