We all know that spring is the time for fertilization. Here are a few tips that we recommend. Finding a fertilizer, we recommend a 16-16-16 blend for all of your trees and use either a smaller dosage for your shrubs or use a 9-9-9 combination. Before you plant, treat your soil and here are a few guidelines to follow

Spring Has Sprung!

We are so excited for our spring season, nothing says spring more than seeing those first few buds on your lilac bushes, or the early blooms of the apricot trees. Now is the time to take advantage of the cooler weather and get out in your yard! If you didn't find time last year to get your trees pruned and your perennials cut back don't despair your still have some time left. Spring is also one of the best times to plant, so make sure to take some time and come down to the nursery and see all of our new stock.

We grow and produce 2"-2 1/2" fruit, shade and ornamental trees GROWN FOR COLD HARDINESS AND DRY CLIMATE CONDITIONS AT 5800 ft. All varieties selected for hardiness in cold dry high desert conditions as well as lower climates. See our availability list to help you see what we produce


Our Retail Nursery is stocked with a nice inventory of 2" caliper Maples, Japanese and ornamental grafted plants. We carry a great selection of 10 gallon, 15 gallon and ball & burlap tress including a variety of Pines, Spruce and Fir in natural sizes as well as dwarf varieties which will grow from 15 to 20 feet tall.

If you need advice or help, Big Trees Nursery's skilled staff can assist you with all of your questions, and can provide creative landscaping ideas that will make your home a showcase!