Four Season Interest: Trees for Year-Round Beauty

A well-curated landscape is like a living canvas that evolves with the changing seasons, each chapter telling a unique story of nature’s beauty. In this blog, we’ll explore the world of trees that provide four-season interest, ensuring your outdoor space is a spectacle of colors, textures, and shapes all year round. Discover how these arboreal… Read more »

Dealing with Deer: Trees That Resist Browsing

The enchanting sight of deer grazing in your backyard can quickly turn into a gardener’s nightmare when those graceful creatures decide to make a meal of your carefully cultivated trees. In this blog, we’ll explore the world of deer-resistant trees—green guardians that can withstand the persistent nibbling of these gentle yet voracious visitors. Discover not… Read more »

Low-Maintenance Trees for Busy Landowners: Enhance Your Landscape Effortlessly

In the hustle and bustle of modern life, maintaining a lush and vibrant landscape can feel like an overwhelming task. However, the key to a beautiful yard doesn’t always lie in extensive care and attention. In this blog, we’ll explore the world of low-maintenance trees—green companions that thrive with minimal effort. Discover how incorporating these… Read more »

Landscaping with Edible Trees and Shrubs: Cold Stream Farm’s Fruitful Choices

Imagine strolling through your own garden, plucking ripe, juicy fruits right from the trees and shrubs that adorn your landscape. Edible landscaping is a delicious and practical way to make your outdoor space both beautiful and bountiful. Cold Stream Farm offers a variety of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs that can transform your garden into a… Read more »

How to Properly Plant and Care for Bare-Root Trees from Cold Stream Farm

When it comes to establishing a thriving landscape or adding to your green space, planting bare-root trees is an economical and eco-friendly choice. Cold Stream Farm, known for its high-quality nursery stock, offers a wide selection of bare-root trees that can transform your outdoor environment. Why Choose Bare-Root Trees from Cold Stream Farm? Before we… Read more »

Creating a Windbreak: How Cold Stream Farm Trees Can Protect Your Property

When it comes to safeguarding your property from the elements, few landscaping features are as effective as windbreaks. These strategically planted barriers of trees serve as nature’s armor against harsh winds and can significantly enhance the comfort and protection of your outdoor space. Understanding Windbreaks Windbreaks, also known as shelterbelts or windrows, are linear plantings… Read more »

Low-Maintenance Landscaping: Cold Stream Farm’s Drought-Tolerant Plant Collection

In today’s world, where water conservation is of utmost importance, creating a beautiful and sustainable landscape is a priority for many homeowners. At Cold Stream Farm, we understand the value of low-maintenance landscaping that thrives even in drought conditions. Our nursery proudly offers a diverse collection of drought-tolerant plants that not only reduce water usage… Read more »

Landscaping Trends: Cold Stream Farm’s Trees for Modern Garden Design

In the ever-evolving world of landscaping, staying in tune with the latest trends is essential for creating a modern and stylish garden. As gardening enthusiasts and homeowners alike seek fresh ideas to transform their outdoor spaces, the role of trees becomes increasingly significant. Trees not only provide shade and greenery but also serve as focal… Read more »

Cold Stream Farm’s Trees for Environmental Benefits

When it comes to landscaping, the choices you make go beyond aesthetics. Every tree and shrub you plant plays a crucial role in shaping the environment around you. At Cold Stream Farm, we’re passionate about providing trees and shrubs that don’t just enhance the beauty of your landscape, but also contribute to a healthier planet…. Read more »

Must-Have Trees and Shrubs for Stunning Autumn Foliage in Michigan

Michigan’s autumn season is a breathtaking display of vibrant colors, as the leaves of trees and shrubs transform into a kaleidoscope of reds, oranges, and golds. If you’re looking to create a stunning fall landscape, incorporating trees and shrubs known for their brilliant autumn foliage is a must. Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum) The Sugar Maple… Read more »