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.
Sassafras fall foliage
How to Grow Sassafras
Swamp white oak (Quercus bicolor)
Swamp White Oak Planting Guide
A hazel tree in Tuscany
How to Grow a Common Hazelnut Tree
A Tamarack tree that has turned yellow in the fall.
How to Grow and Care for the Tamarack Tree
Lone linden tree in a field against a bright blue sky.
How to Grow a Basswood Tree
The famous live oak known as the Angel Oak on Johns Island South Carolina.
How to Grow a Live Oak Tree
Red oak in autumn
How to Grow a Red Oak Tree
Balm of Gilead, Populus x jackii
Balm of Gilead: Plant Care & Growing Guide
Ripe pecans opening on the tree
How to Grow a Pecan Tree
Silver maple tree with closeup of leafed branch.
How to Grow and Care for Silver Maple
American sycamore tree with closeup of seed pods.
How to Grow and Care for a Sycamore Tree
The interesting tropical fruit of the Cherimoya tree.
How to Grow and Care for the Delicious Tropical Cherimoya
Ponderosa pine trees lining dirt pathway in wooded area
How to Grow the Ponderosa Pine
A lone Eastern Cottonwood in on the midwestern prairie
How to Grow and Care for the Eastern Cottonwood
View of the foliage and fruit of the nutmeg tree.
How to Grow and Care for Nutmeg Tree
A mastic tree on an arid hillside in Greece.
How to Grow and Care for a Mastic Tree
Balsam fir tree (Abies balsamea) cones
How to Grow and Care for Balsam Fir
Weeping bottlebrush (Melaleuca viminalis) tree
How to Grow and Care for Weeping Bottlebrush (Red Cascade)
White frangipani (Plumeria alba) plant in bloom
How to Grow White Frangipani (Plumeria)
Foxtail pine trees in wilderness
How to Grow and Care for Foxtail Pine
White fir tree growing in a tall triangular shape next to cement pathway
How to Grow and Care for the White Fir
False cypress tree with green and yellow scaly foliage lining a hedge
How to Grow and Care for False Cypress Trees
Weeping Norway Spruce Plant
How to Care for Weeping Norway Spruce
Starfruits ripening to bright yellow, dark green background
How to Grow and Care for Starfruit Trees
Robellini palm tree with wide-spreading fronds
How to Grow and Care for Robellini Palms
Flowering dogwood tree with red flowers.
11 Best Pink Flowering Trees to Make Your Yard Pop
Acer truncatum leaf.
How to Grow and Care for Shantung Maple
White oak tree at sunset at the edge of the woods.
How to Grow and Care for White Oak Trees (Quercus alba)
Closeup of the leaves and berries of the camphor tree
How to Grow and Care for Camphor Tree
Japanese cedar tree with peeling bark and thick needle-like foliage
How to Grow and Care for Japanese Cedar
Bald cypress tree with jade needle-like leaves in forest
How to Grow and Care for Bald Cypress Trees
Close up of Blackthorn Blossoms
How to Grow and Care for Blackthorn
Japanese pagoda tree in middle of lawn with solitary trunk and bright green leaves
How to Grow and Care for the Japanese Pagoda Tree
Empress tree with light purple flowers hanging from bare branches
How to Grow and Care for Empress Trees
Atlas cedar tree with long drooping branches with whorls of powdery blue needles
12 Cedar Trees That'll Add Visual Value to the Landscape
Shingle oak tree with bright green and waxy leaves growing over benches
How to Grow and Care for Shingle Oak Trees
Japanese maple tree branch with red helicopter seeds and orange and yellow leaves closeup
11 Types of Trees with Helicopter Seeds (Samara Fruit)
Lipstick palm with red crownshaft and palm leaves in sunlight
How to Grow Lipstick Palms
Tree of heaven with thin branches containing small bright green leaflets
How to Identify and Remove Invasive Tree of Heaven
dwarf cypress tree
18 Best Medium-Sized Trees for Your Yard
cream-colored starburst-shaped flowers with smooth ovate green leaves
How to Grow Lightwood Trees
Eastern Redbud tree with blooming pink flowers surrounded by other trees
The Common Reasons Why Your Ornamental Trees Aren't Flowering
Apricot tree with tan apricot fruit on branches with bright green leaves
How to Grow and Care for an Apricot Tree
Kousa eurostar dogwood tree branches with white flowers
How to Grow and Care for Kousa Dogwood
Chinese chestnut fruit growing on a tree.
How to Grow the Chinese Chestnut Tree
African milk tree succulent plant with new growth and buds
African Milk Tree Plant Profile
Almond tree trunk with light green leaves and stone fruit hanging from branches
Growing Almonds Are Easy With the Right Climate and Knowledge
Weeping cherry trees with light pink flowers.
How to Grow and Care for Weeping Cherry Tree
Flowering dogwood tree with red flowers.
Top Landscape Trees for Year-Round Color
Maple tree with orange foliage
Best of the Best: Maples for Great Fall Color
Cinnamon trees
How to Grow Cinnamon
Pine bonsai tree on pedestal with rock on top next to other bonsai and trees
9 Popular Types of Bonsai Trees
Japanese lilac
Learn All About the Gorgeous Japanese Lilac Tree
Satsuma tree branch with bright green leaves above cluster of orange round fruit hanging
How to Grow Satsuma Trees
Katsura tree as a multi-stem variation with green leaves
Katsura Is an Uncommon Tree That Is Sure to Impress
Boxelder tree branches with bright green irregularly toothed leaves
Boxelder Tree Plant Profile
Weeping willow
15 Best Fast-Growing Trees
Many petalled white bloom of Anacacho orchid tree with bi-lobed green leaves.
Anacacho Orchid Tree Plant Profile
peach tree
How to Grow Peach Trees
Trees and flowers in front of a house
8 Places to Get Free Arbor Day Trees