When planting a new tree, it’s important to several things into consideration. Planting the Right Tree in the right place is important.
One of the most common mistakes in picking the right Tree for a good place is the tendency not to consider how large the tree will be once it’s matured. You certainly don’t want to plant a Medium (20-40 feet) or Large Tree (40 feet or more) too close to any existing structures.
Planning is an important part of getting it right. Here’s a short video by the Texas A&M Forest Services that walks us through the important details of planting the right tree in the right place.