Growing trees is a longer term project but anyone can do it. Consider height and foliage when selecting varieties for you yard, and get tips for maintaining healthy trees.
White flowers on a Malus sargentii
How to Grow and Care for Sargent Crabapple
row of fraser fir trees
How to Grow and Care for Fraser Fir
grand fir closeup
How to Grow and Care for a Grand Fir
Common ninebark Physocarpus opulifolius
How to Grow and Care for Amber Jubilee Ninebark
Magnolia tree branch with flower buds.
Three Reasons Why Magnolia Buds Don't Open
Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Sea Green'
How to Grow and Care for 'Sea Green' Juniper
Carrotwood Tree Cupaniopsis anacardioides
How to Grow and Care for a Carrotwood Tree
Photo of a white poplar at the edge of a field
How to Grow and Care for a White Poplar
Green foliage of the Rocky Mountain Juniper
How to Care For 'Wichita Blue' Rocky Mountain Juniper
A image of fragrant sumac in Joshua Tree National Park.
How to Grow and Care for Fragrant Sumac
mexican fan palm
How to Grow and Care for Mexican Fan Palm
Leaves and flowers of the blackjack oak
How to Grow and Care for Blackjack Oak
Closeup of Osakazuki Japanese Maple leaves
How to Grow and Care for Osakazuki Japanese Maple
Pulled out image of a glory maple with red fall foliage
How to Grow and Care for October Glory Maple
Planting a tree
How to Plant a Tree the Right Way
Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple with Fall Foliage
How to Grow and Care for Inaba Shidare Japanese Maple
Coral bark maple tree with long extending branches with dense light green leaves
How to Grow Coral Bark Maple ('Sango Kaku' Maple)
Crepe myrtle tree with long pruned branches full of pink flower clusters
How to Prune Crepe Myrtles
Ivory silk lilac tree with thick branches and small white flower clusters in wooded area
How to Grow and Care for Ivory Silk Lilac Tree
Forest pansy redbud tree branches with pink heart-shaped leaves hanging
How to Grow and Care for Forest Pansy Redbud Trees
A Chinese pistache showing its amazing fall colors in Japan.
How to Grow and Care for Chinese Pistache
White willow tree with yellow and green leaves on drooping branches near a pond
How to Grow and Care for White Willow (Salix Alba)
Yoshino cherry tree in bloom with white blossoms on sprawling branches
How to Grow Yoshino Cherry Trees (Prunus × yedoensis)
texas mountain laurel bee
How to Grow and Care for Texas Mountain Laurel
White mulberry tree with sunlight on dense branches of leaves
How to Grow and Care for White Mulberry Trees
Avocado tree with branches full of dark green leaves and fruit hanging
How to Grow and Care for an Avocado Tree
Taylor juniper trees lined in a row with tall cone-like shapes
How to Grow and Care for Taylor Juniper
Longleaf pine tree with long yellow-green needles on branches
How to Grow and Care for Longleaf Pine
Bartlett Pear tree canopy
How to Grow Bartlett Pear Trees (Williams Pear Trees)
Joshua tree top with light green and yellow rosettes on end of branches
How to Grow and Care for Yucca Brevifolia (Joshua Tree)
Japanese camellia shrub with large pink flower clusters and large leaves
How to Grow and Care for Camellia Japonica
Crepe myrtle tree with pink flower clusters and small leaves
How to Grow & Care for Crepe Myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica)
Silver maple tree with long and thin sprawling branches covered with leaves
How to Grow and Care for Silver Maple
English walnut tree with semi-bare branches in wooded area
How to Grow and Care for English Walnut
Sourwood's foliage in the autumn
How to Grow and Care for Sourwood (oxydendrum arboreum)
Black willow tree branch with small spiked leaves on branches
How to Grow and Care for Black Willow (Salix nigra)
Desert willow tree with small pink flowers on thin wiry branches
How to Grow and Care for Desert Willow
Quercus nigra
How to Grow and Care for Water Oak
Hong Jong orchid with pink and white flowers on stem closeup
How to Grow and Care for Hong Kong Orchid Tree
Japanese wisteria tree with hanging white and purple flower vines
How to Grow and Care for Wisteria
Hawthorn tree with branches full of white flowers
How to Grow a Hawthorn Tree
Serbian spruce tree with glossy needles on sprawling branches
How to Grow and Care for Serbian Spruce Tree
Netleaf hackberry tree under branches of bright green leaves
How to Grow and Care for Netleaf Hackberry
Oleander shrub with small pink blossoms on multi-stemmed branches
How to Grow and Care for Oleander
Podocarpus trees with bright green needles covering branches
How to Grow and Care for Podocarpus Trees
Coast redwood tree with thick trunk and delicate branches hanging
How to Grow and Care for Sequoia Sempervirens (Coast Redwood)
Black hills spruce tree branches with short white-green needles and small pinecones closeup
How to Grow and Care for Black Hills Spruce
Southern Magnolia tree branch with dark waxy green leaves and large white flower
How to Grow Magnolia Grandiflora (Southern Magnolia Trees)
Pawpaw tree with bright green leaves seen from below
How to Grow and Care for Pawpaw
Quaking aspen trees with yellow, orange and green leaves in mountainside
How to Grow and Care for Quaking Aspen
Noble fir tree branches with short silvery-green evergreen needles in sunlight
How to Grow and Care for Noble Fir
Chinkapin oak tree with ribbed bark and sprawling branches with bright green leaves
How to Grow and Care for Chinkapin Oak
Rainbow eucalyptus tree trunk with streaks of green, orange, and purple bark
How to Grow and Care for Rainbow Eucalyptus Trees
Catalpa tree with tall trunk with sprawling branches and bright green leaves in wooded area
How to Grow and Care for Catalpa
Giant arborvitae trees trimmed in triangle shapes in walkway and fountain
How to Grow Green Giant Arborvitae
Frontal image of a black walnut tree
How to Identify and Remove a Black Walnut Tree
Kentucky coffee tree with upright branches and yellow-green leaves
How to Grow and Care for Kentucky Coffee Tree
Sassafras tree with broad lobed leaves on branches closeup
How to Grow and Care for Sassafras
Swamp white oak tree with thin trunk and sprawling branches
How to Grow and Care for Swamp White Oak
Common hazel tree with light green leaves in middle of wooded area
How to Grow the Common Hazel Tree