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Tree Talk: Fall tree tasks

One of the sure signs of autumn is fall foliage in the landscape as woody plants prepare for winter. Here are some things that you can do to prepare your trees for the long dormant season:

1. PLANT. Fall is a great time to plant trees. While selection at nurseries may be limited, trees are often on sale in the fall. Cooler temperatures enable plants to acclimate to a new home without the stress...