The scent reminds you of Christmas trees, family gatherings and holiday get-togethers with friends.

There are some considerations if you have a few pine trees on your land, or want to do more to influence the shape, size, and health of your trees.

A number of reasons cause yellowing needles on a pine tree. As long as he cuts only the parts of the tree that goes over to his own side of the fence, he can do so without having to ask for your permission.

They have a naturally beautiful shape that rarely needs pruning. The aerator should be set to a depth of 1 to 1 1/2 inches.

Landscaping beneath pines involves two central challenges.

Pine tree, also known as conifera, has recently become very popular as an ornament tree. The female pine cones hold seeds and when the seeds are mature, the scales open up and the seeds are released. In any case, the tree is conserving resources by dropping needles. Cutting them with shears clips into the needles, causing them to turn brown. They all look great except I noticed yesterday a yellowing of the pine needles in several spots on the tree, I am concerned that this tree has what we call here in Oklahoma pine needle fungus. Trimming pine trees to shorten the branches is usually a bad idea. Pine trees are cultural symbols all over the world, known for their ability to survive numerous climates. If a branch is too thick then thin out stems on the branch. Pines are evergreen trees that live for 1000 years or more. Bark beetles leave a yellow-to-brownish tint on tree crowns. Pine trees often have needles much longer, and softer, than spruce trees.

Use Branches As Kindling. Read more about planting the Bios Urn with a pine tree. Needles and wood add acid to the soil under the tree. Have more questions about what to do with tree branches? This table's main branch also had a secondary branch that could be used for a coat hook.

Does my neighbor have the right to trim my tree if the limbs and branches hang over his property? The top of the table was made using smaller branches that were ripped in half, exposing the interesting internal rings and veins, and then pieced together side-by-side. For these reasons, many landscaping pros discourage planting grass at all under pine trees. Additionally, other plants that might grow in that space, depending on your situation (and your luck). Use the aerator from the tree's drip line in; the drip line is where the tree's longest branches extend to. Typically, pine trees grow in a soil pH range between 4.5 to 7.0. The stress can have environmental causes or may be the result of disease. I was able to save one tree years ago by cutting off the brown needle branches, but these trees are at lease 60 feet tall. If you enjoy a nice, warm fire in your fireplace, or on a cool evening outside with your fire pit, dead branches are great to use as kindling. Pine trees are very common in cemeteries, because Pine trees are believed to represent eternal life thanks to their resilient nature.