Tree-Planting Tips

How to Plant a Tree

This brief, illustrated brochure helps you select the right kind of tree for your Missouri location, then determine planting depth, dig the right hole shape and size, back fill, water and mulch.

Mulch — Your Tree's Best Friend

Mulch helps provide the tree nutrients and keeps soil temperatures low, protecting its root system.

Tree-Maintenance Timetable

This brief, illustrated guide shows you when to water, mulch, pest-monitor, fertilize, stake and prune your Missouri trees.