Fall is that special time of year when nature puts on a show with breathtaking fall colors. You can enjoy the magic of fall in your own yard by planting a tree! Believe it or not, the ground is warmer now than it is in spring. The residual warmth from summer makes the ground a great growing environment for tree roots. Newly planted trees will continue to take root right up until the ground freezes in winter. Read on to learn which trees you can incorporate into your fall tree planting and how late they can be planted.