Thriving Transplants: Tips for Successfully Planting Trees and Shrubs in Spring

If you’re eager to introduce new trees and shrubs to your outdoor haven, the spring season provides an optimal window for transplanting. In this blog, we’ll delve into the art of successful planting, offering a comprehensive guide with tips and techniques from Cold Stream Farm. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or a first-time planter, these… 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 »

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 »

Planting for Pollinators: Cold Stream Farm’s Contribution to Michigan’s Biodiversity

The delicate dance between plants and pollinators is a cornerstone of biodiversity and ecosystem health. In a world where pollinator populations are facing challenges, the role of responsible landscaping becomes paramount. At Cold Stream Farm, we’re proud to offer a diverse selection of pollinator-friendly trees and shrubs that not only beautify your landscape but also foster a thriving environment for our vital pollinators.

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 »

Michigan’s Bird Paradise: Creating a Backyard Oasis with Native Trees and Shrubs

Michigan is blessed with abundant natural beauty, including a rich diversity of bird species. Imagine stepping into your backyard and being greeted by a symphony of melodious bird songs, vibrant feathers fluttering in the trees, and the joy of witnessing these captivating creatures up close. With a well-planned landscape featuring native trees and shrubs, you… Read more »

The Environmental Benefits of Planting Trees and Shrubs in Late Summer

As summer draws to a close and the cooler temperatures of late summer set in, many homeowners may assume that the planting season for trees and shrubs has come to an end. However, contrary to popular belief, late summer can be an excellent time to embark on your landscaping endeavors. Not only can you enjoy… Read more »