Benefits of Small Ornamental Trees on #Treechat

Posted by Chris Sabbarese on Tue, Jun, 09, 2015 @ 09:06 AM

DogwoodSunCropWhat is your favorite small ornamental tree? and why? Is it a tree native to your area? An esteemed cultivar? Grafted? Dwarf? Topiary? Does it have an upright habit or spreading? How big will it get when mature? 

Ask questions and share your favorite small ornamental tree picks on #treechat this week. We will compare and contrast the benefits of adding small ornamental trees to the landscape, as well as contribute our choices for favorite varieties, and discuss how to choose a small ornamental that is just right for the spot you have in mind. 

You're Invited to Tweet 

Join @CoronaTools for #treechat on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11 a.m. P.T. / 2 p.m. ET. The topic is Benefits of Small Ornamental Trees, and the Corona Dude will be tweeting on behalf of Chris Sabbarese. Discussing all things related to trees and tree care since 2010!

Discussion Overview

On the live Twitter #treechat find out more answers to these key takeaways

Top Benefits of Small Ornamental Trees in the Landscape - everything from shade to color, to increased property values, to serenity

Choice Picks for Ornamental Trees- What are your recommendations for small woodies? Native or Exotic? 

Single Trunked, or Multiple Trunks - large shrubs can fill the bill for a small ornamental tree 

How to Choose a Small Tree - some of the many considerations such as flower and foliage color, upright or spreading, maximum size when mature

Join the Conversation

Corona Tools Treechat

Join us for this information-rich topic live on Twitter! Just sign in, search for #treechat and tweet using the hashtag. You're tweets will appear in the live tweet stream and you will be part of the conversation.  Be sure to add the hashtag to all your tweets or join us in the treechat room on Tweetchat.  They will automatically add it for you and it's easy to watch the conversation as it happens!

If you do miss the live chat, you can still access the complete Storify transcript, available 24/7 following the live chat.  It includes include all the information and links shared during the discussion.

About Treechat

Connect and share with the green industry leaders live on Twitter and 24/7 to learn and share about hot topics in the green industry. Now treechat is part of the Green Industry Leaders Network (GILN) presented by Corona and its partners.  We are an alliance of professional organizations who are advancing the horticulture, tree care, and landscaping industries.

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Topics: #treechat, Corona Tools, Small Ornamental Trees

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