Beside aesthetics, there are two essential aspects to bear in mind when choosing trees to plant in your garden: the climate and the composition of the soil. Utah being located in the rain shadow of California’s Sierra Nevada and of the Wasatch Mountains and also an area that features high mountains of its own, with soil that is alkaline and heavy with clay, choosing trees that not only survive in the area, but also thrive is not easy. Here are a few varieties that grow well in the state and are also beautiful additions in any garden:
When planting trees, call before you dig in Utah to make sure you do not break buried cables, wires, or pipes. Not only will your services remain uninterrupted, but you will ensure your safety as well.