What is a cedar tree?

Answer Cedar can refer to many types of plants, all going by the common or scientific name of cedar. First there is the genus Cedrus, which is part of the cypress family. This generic grouping is often ca... Read More »

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How far do I plant my apple tree from cedar trees to keep cedar blotch from happening?

If no chemical control will be used, apple trees should be planted 4 to 5 miles away from all cedar trees to ensure cedar apple rust and necrotic leaf blotch don't occur. Even with the aid of chemi... Read More »

How Far Do I Plant My Apple Tree From Cedar Trees to Keep Cedar Blotch From Happening?

Homeowners growing apple trees and cedar trees on their property may want to reconsider one of the two types of trees. Apples and cedars must be spaced far apart to prevent cedar blotch cross conta... Read More »

How do I trim a red cedar tree?

Red cedar trees are not very good at recovering after severe pruning, so it is best to keep the trimming to a minimum if possible. These trees should be cut in the spring while they are in a dorman... Read More »

How do I cut a cedar tree for logs?

Preparing for the CutExamine the tree. Pay attention to the direction that the tree is leaning. Look at the ground around the tree to observe the slope. This information lets you know what directio... Read More »