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Placement is Key for Cottonwood Trees

With flat leaves and twisting stems that bend and rustle at the slightest breeze, Cottonwood trees are among those musical types of trees that are native to Oregon. However, despite their charming musicality and overall beauty, the placement of these trees is crucial. The concept of “Right Tree. Right Place. Wrong Tree. Wrong Place.” rings… Continue Reading

Gorgeous (Native & Nonnative) Maples

Thinking about what kind of maple tree to plant? Consider these trees—and especially their potential growth! You don’t want to unknowingly pick a future giant to plant in a small space. Since there are over 125 species, whose origins spread as far as China and the Far East, we’ll just focus on the most common… Continue Reading