Tree Planting Guide

If you want to make sure you plant the "Right Tree in the Right Place," there are other things to think about beside aesthetics and shade. Also consider:

  • Utility precautions

  • Fire safety

  • Root damage potential

  • Invasive plants

  • Hazardous trees

  • Tree maintenance

  • Allergy and toxicity

  • Biogenic emissions

For additional information, visit  SelecTree, an interactive guide to helping you find the best trees for your situation.