An ornamental tree is one of the most popular ingredients to a beautiful landscape in Northern Michigan. Ornamental trees provide beauty through unique bark, colorful leaves, flowers, unusual branching, or stunning fall color. While most lose their leaves or flowers in our cold Michigan climate, they still add interest to a winter landscape with their color branches, interesting bark, and eye-catching shape.
Caring for ornamental trees really depends on the type of tree. They require regular pruning, water in dry spells, and fertilization to help them thrive. Certain varieties can experience fungus issues or insect issues, so reach out to an expert if your tree is struggling. Check out some examples below: