St. Lawrence Nurseries

PLANTING GUIDE

Planting and Care of Northern Climate 

Trees and Shrubs


What Should I Do When I Receive My Plants?

When to Plant

What Should I Do with my plants if I cannot plant right away?

Planting Your Tree

Screening

St. Lawrence Nurseries
325 State Hwy 345
Potsdam, NY 13676
Phone: (315)-265-6739
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PLANTING GUIDE 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
What Should I Do When I Receive My Plants?
When to Plant What Should I Do with my plants if I cannot plant right away?
Landscaping Your Yard using Trees, Shrubs, and edible Ornamentals
         Mature Size of some landscaping plants and trees
Choosing a Planting Site  (Soils, Drainage)
Planting Your Tree Digging the Hole Setting Your Tree and filling the hole
Mulching Staking Watering
Screening Fertilization
Pruning
The Home Orchard
Spacing, Patterns The Orchard Year
Spraying and Insect Control
Common insect pests of Apples
Varmint Control Protection against sunscald
Sources for Products
APPLE TREES     Which Apples Should I Choose? 
Disease Resistance, Why Standard rootstocks are better for northern growers
Apple Diseases
PEAR TREES
PIE CHERRIES & MANCHURIAN APRICOTS
GRAPES
PLUMS
CURRANTS & GOOSEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES
JUNEBERRIES
RASPBERRIES
ELDERBERRIES
NUT TREES   Black Walnuts, Butternuts, Hickories, Oaks, Hazelberts