The Urban Forestry division has recently increased its tree planting goal to plant trees each year. The City of Somerville will be planting approximately trees during the Fall Planting Season. This year, Somerville Arbor Day will be celebrated on July 1, The Urban Forestry Committee (UFC), the City of Somerville, and collaborators have been working on ways to show appreciation for our hard-working city trees.
It is critical to plant trees whenever possible, and it is equally important to recognize our mature trees. Shrubs and Trees, Inc. is a local, family-owned, and family-operated business that grew out of a need for high-quality plants that were grown in the area, at reasonable prices. We're located at Turnpike Road (a.k.a. Route 9) in Southborough, MA. For a map and driving directions, click here.
Our native animals and plants evolved over thousands of years into a integrated system of food producers and food consumers. Planting native shrubs will help this natural relationship carry on. Choose which sorts of plants to use based on the type of soil you have shrubpruning.buzzon: 1 Rabbit Hill Road #N#Westborough, MA Serviceberry, Shad, Amelanchier.
A classic New England Native, a taller shrub that is more tree-like and multi stemmed. Perfect for seasonal screening and attracting birds with their berries.
'Autumn Brilliance' is a widely popular type of Serviceberry, with dense and vibrant fall foliage and dark stems. Magnificent fall color shrubs like Sumac strut their stuff when the temperature takes a downturn in autumn.
Decorate with Blue-Flowering Hedge Plants Nature Hills has made a name for ourselves sourcing and growing exquisite blue-flowering trees, perennials and especially blue roses. The American Elm is the state tree of Massachusetts, but our Massachusetts guests most often order such trees as the Lavender Twist Weeping Redbud (for its small size and breathtaking color), and the Paper Birch (with its stunning white bark). Mimosa is also a popular choice, it’s delicate, silken blooms an asset to any landscape in The Bay State.