The Barn Blog: Dig it!

We carry the Hackberry for customers that have a black thumb. Really, if you have struggled to keep plants alive, this is the perfect tree for you. Why? This shade tree is incredibly tough and very durable! It is a great...

In honor of Chinese New Year, let's highlight a f avorite tree of ours: The Ginkgo. The Ginkgo is native to China and is known as a living fossil. It is unique in many ways including the fall color and foliage structure. The...

21 Fascinating Shade Trees for The Landscape

by Julie Joyce on Tue, Jun 16, 2015 @ 10:48 AM

Calling all "Hort Heads", aka Plant Nerds. This blog post is for you!  Truth is, you don't need to be a pseudo horticulturalist, amateur landscape designer or even a gardener, to appreciate the list below. If the Emerald Ash...

"What are the fastest growing shade trees?" Emerald Ash Borer, has led to the removal of thousands of infected Ash trees in our area. Many homeowners have lost mature shade trees that have provided shade to their homes and...

Best Trees To Buy This Year

Are you considering purchasing some trees this year? Let us help you choose the right tree for your landscaping. The Barn Nursery's landscape architects and horticulturalists have put together a...