Landscaping with Limited Space: Small Trees and Shrubs for Urban Gardens

Urban gardening is a delightful challenge that calls for creativity and careful plant selection, especially when space is at a premium. For city dwellers, the luxury of vast planting areas is often not a reality. However, the limitations of space do not have to curb your green aspirations. With the right small trees and shrubs,… Read more »

Spring Maintenance: Pruning Tips for Healthy Trees and Shrubs

One of the most crucial tasks during the spring period is the pruning of trees and shrubs. Pruning not only helps maintain the shape and health of your plants but also encourages vigorous growth and flowering. Here at Cold Stream Farm, we understand the importance of proper pruning techniques and would like to share some… Read more »

Consider Planting Fruit this Spring

Adding fruit trees to your property can provide some amazing benefits for you. Fruit trees will provide you with fresh fruit that you won’t have to look for in the grocery store during the spring and summer months. Seeing these trees blossom and bring fresh fruit will leave you with a smile on your face…. Read more »

Why Composting is Beneficial for Your Garden and the Environment

Composting is a great way to recycle your food waste while being environmentally friendly in the process. Plus, it’s great for your garden! As we get into the spring season, it’s time to start prepping your gardens and landscape for the summer season. A lot of work has to be done to ensure a healthy… Read more »

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas with Wholesale Trees

Your front yard is the first impression visitors have of your home, and a well-landscaped space can enhance curb appeal while providing shade, privacy, and a touch of natural beauty. If you’re looking to transform your front yard, consider incorporating wholesale trees into your landscaping design. In this blog post, we’ll explore creative and practical… Read more »

Choosing Shrubs for Spring Landscaping in Michigan

As the winter chill retreats, Michigan’s landscapes burst into life with vibrant colors and the sweet fragrance of spring. One way to usher in this lively season is by strategically incorporating shrubs that bloom and thrive in Michigan’s climate. In this blog post, we’ll explore a selection of shrubs that not only survive but flourish,… Read more »

Attracting Pollinators: Creating a Bee-Friendly Spring Garden

As the world awakens from its winter slumber, the gentle hum of pollinators signals the arrival of spring. Beyond their delightful presence, these industrious insects play a crucial role in our ecosystem. In this blog, we’ll explore the significance of supporting pollinators in the spring and guide you through the creation of a bee-friendly garden…. 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 »