Tree Resources: Tree Care & Maintenance

Basic Tree Maintenance

What do trees need?

Category: Tree Maintenance

City Trees & Municipal Code

The City of Pittsburgh has municipal code that protects trees, allows for the creation of the Pittsburgh Shade Tree Commission and requires developers to plant trees as part of new construction. 

Category: Tree Planting


The single most beneficial thing you can do for any tree is to mulch it properly.


Category: Tree Maintenance

Planting a Tree in the Public Right of Way/Sidewalk

Planting a Tree in the Public Right of Way

Category: Tree Planting

Tree Pit Gardening

blue tomato tree pit garden

Image courtesy of Blue Tomato Design.


Category: Tree Maintenance

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