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More Information on Trees and Plantings


Landscape Guide to Plants for the Upper Midwest -  An interactive guide specific to the Upper Midwest zones 3, 4 and 5. Included on the site is an animation of the correct way to prune each species.


Soil Survey -  Interactive guide for checking your own soil type(s) to aid in tree species selection


South Dakota Tree List - Native South Dakota trees and characteristics


Planting Your Trees - Guide to planting your newly purchased trees


Why plant a sheltbelt/windbreak? - Benefits of planting a shelterbelt along with common tree species descriptions


Weed Control - How to control weeds in your new shelterbelt


Salt Affected Sites - Plant materials for saline/sodic soil sites


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