These resources explain the many factors to consider when purchasing a tree. There are more aspects to a successful planting and tree life than you might expect, so check out these documents to get the most from your investment.
Planning to Purchase a Tree includes a checklist for purchasing a tree and lists factors to consider before purchasing.
Buying High Quality Trees "Discover guidelines for determining tree quality at time of purchase and for identifying problems with tree structure, roots, and injuries."
Tree Owners Manual Just like the owner’s manual that comes with automobiles and appliances, the Tree Owner’s Manual includes a parts list, instructions for installation, tips for troubleshooting common issues, recommended service, and more.
Tree Owner Information contains a collection of resources pertaining to choosing, planting, and managing trees.