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5 Trees That Look Like Maple Trees

There are a variety of maple tree species; though there is some variation in their appearance, they all have unique, highly-recognizable leaves. But did you know there are other trees that have similar leaves? It would be easy to confuse these trees with maples. Read on to learn more about the trees that look like … Read more

Why Does Maple Sap Turn Cloudy

How To Tell If Maple Sap Is Spoiled?

It’s your first time collecting maple sap. You’re ready to try your hand at making your own maple syrup. But before you get around to processing your sap, you notice that it has started to change color–it is no longer clear like water, but has a yellowish color and may be a bit cloudy. Should … Read more

How Do You Protect Trees From Squirrels

How To Stop Squirrels From Eating Maple Tree?

Squirrels are a common sight in many backyards and forests around the country, and they may be snacking on more than just your bird seed. If you’ve been noticing chunks of bark missing or twigs being chewed off your maple tree, squirrels may be to blame. Read on to learn more about how to stop … Read more

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How To Save A Dying Maple Tree?

Has your maple tree been looking sick lately? Maybe you’ve noticed a lot of dead branches or changes in the leaves. There are many different things that may cause a maple tree to become sick or die. Read on to learn more about how to save a dying maple tree. How Do I Know If … Read more

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How To Prune A Maple Tree: A Simple Guide

Proper pruning is important for removing problem branches and helping young trees grow strong and shapely. So how do you prune a maple tree? Keep reading to find out. When to Prune a Maple Tree There are disagreements as to when is the best time to prune a maple tree. Generally, deciduous trees are pruned … Read more

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How To Grow A Maple Tree: A Simple Guide

There are many species of maple tree that grow in a variety of soil types. Some make excellent shade trees, others are beautiful ornamentals, and still others will allow you to make your own maple syrup at home. Read on to learn more about how to grow a maple tree.  How to Start a Maple … Read more

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How To Tap A Maple Tree For Syrup?

Ever thought of making maple syrup at home? You may think it’s impossible to collect enough sap to make it worth your while, but you’d be surprised at just how much sap will come out of each tree! In this article, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about how to tap a maple tree … Read more

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