The benefit that trees extend to the surrounding has encouraged many people to take part in planting of trees around there homes having been convinced about the perfect conditions that trees can bring to their homes.You have to understand the basic services that you should accord to your trees to ensure that they grow in the right way right from the seedling stage to maturity.It is of much significance to always know that proper tree care will commence when you make a right choice of the type of tree to plant in your farm. The type of care that you give your tree in the first few years of growth will dictate the shape, strength and lifespan of the tree. The following are certain fundamental services to offer to your tree.
Selection of the trees.
The selection of your tree seedling should be able to survive in the prevailing weather conditions.Take care not to select trees that survive less heat and expose them to intense heat since they will obviously fail to grow. The species of a tree should inform you selection of the tree given that you should be thinking of various activities that you will be doing to take care of the tree.
Select a healthy Tree.
Vigor on a tree shows whether it will grow to prime of life or die before attaining maturity. The extent of appearance of green leaves on the tree would be the commencement of stages that will aid you in knowing the health of the tree that you are about to purchase. Trees having non green leaves would not be a good option because they are about to wither and die because lack of manufactured from the leaves of the tree.
Proper method of tree planting
Application of manure on the roots of trees during planting gives adequate nutrients for the plant that will enable its energetic growth. Use suitable planting fertilizers that will give the plant with the necessary nutrients to grow to maturity.
Wetting the tree
Sprinkling water on your tree is a significant activity as it will be aid in developing the efficient conditions around the plant to helping in speedy development of the roots and more leaves. Watering should be executed in the mornings and evenings as well to ease efficient uptake of water in the plant.
Prune your tree
Pruning will assist your tree in growing faster and reaching a higher height within a lesser duration. Besides, pruning aids in controlling some diseases as it will facilitating removal of affected parts of the tree thus eliminating pests that might be affecting the plant.