Planting Trees & Shrubs

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5 Of The Fastest Growing Trees

These landscaping gems can grow up to three feet per year.

How to Plant Trees From Cuttings

Save money and plant trees from your own snippings.

8 Multipurpose Trees

These plants do more than just look beautiful.

How to Prevent Trees from Damaging Pavement

Protect your property from their powerful root systems.

7 Fast-Growing Shade Trees

Add beauty, shade, and cooler temperatures to your yard by choosing the right trees

Guide to Planting Crepe Myrtle

Plant crepe myrtle for its fast-growing, multi-stemmed, colorful charm.

How to Plant an Oak Tree

With the proper care, your oak could live to be 500 years old!

How To Plant And Grow A Beech Tree

If you are looking for an ornamental tree that will give you lots of shade, the beech tree makes an excellent choice.

Transplanting a Lemon Tree

Looking to move your lemon tree? Read this.

How to Safely Remove Dead Palm Tree Fronds

Don't let dead fronds ruin the look or your palms. Trim them away by following these steps.

How to Transplant a Hemlock Tree

The tall, graceful hemlock tree, an evergreen with sweeping branches and springy, soft-tipped needles, will recover well from transplanting when all the details of the transplant are prepared in advance.

How To Transplant A Camellia

Camellia, a spectacular specimen flowering plant or shrub, requires special care when transplanting.

How to Grow Christmas Trees

Wanna take Christmas into your own hands? Grow your own tree!

Mountain Laurel Planting Mistakes to Avoid

Mountain laurel is an evergreen shrub.

12 Plants to Use for a Privacy Hedge

Check out which plants are most popular for growing an attractive and practical privacy hedge.

How to Make Outdoor Bamboo Shades

Bamboo has been around for millions of years.

Information About Buckeye Nuts

Did you know that these nuts you might find on the ground every fall actually have some uses?

4 Different Varieties of Arborvitae

Figure out which of these common arborvitae species is best for your yard.

How to Transplant a Black Oak Sapling

Transplant the tree into a healthy space.

How to Transplant a Hickory Tree Sapling

A hickory tree is a welcome addition to any yard.

How to Plant and Care for Birch Trees

The birch tree grows easily in the right conditions.

White Spruce Trees Explained

White spruce trees are the state tree of South Dakota.

The Best Time for Transplanting Trees

When should you transplant your trees?

Eight Plants to Plant Under Trees

Emulate the forest where trees and plants cohabit.

How to Grow Crown Vetch

This ground cover plant fights soil erosion.

Black Walnut Trees vs Walnut Trees

The nuts are similar in taste and appearance.

Norway Spruce Tree Facts and Care Tips

The Norway spruce is one of the fastest growing evergreens.

Removing a Yucca Plant from Your Yard

Start by removing the top growth.

Walnut Tree Transplanting Tips

The process may kill the tree.

Redbud Tree Propagation Instructions

The redbud tree, Cercis canadensis, can be propagated with great success from cuttings or seedlings if you are dedicated for the long haul.

Plum Tree Transplanting: 5 Tips

Transport it during the winter.

Yucca Propagation Methods

Like most plants, yucca prefers a certain environment, but it is easy to start and grow in the right conditions.

How to Use Ginkgo Leaf for Health Benefits

Ginkgo leaf is a popular herbal medicine.

Arborvitae Transplanting Tips

Arborvitae trees are native to North America and eastern Asia.

Planting and Growing a Sumac

There are 250 species in the genus of the flowering plant Rhus, or sumac.

How to Transplant a Palm Tree

Before you bring a new tree to your yard, pick out a spot that receives full sun.

Fall Planting: Time for Trees and Shrubs

Don't fall for the spring hype. Planting trees and shrubs in autumn has some unforeseen benefits.

Transplanting a Magnolia Tree

A beautiful, healthy Magnolia tree is in your way? Here's how to move it.

Tips for Transplanting a Forsythia

Forsythia is one of those hardy plants that will take all the punishment you can give and then come back for more.

12 Fast-Growing Trees

If you like instant gratification, these trees are for you!

Low-Maintenance Trees and Shrubs for the Landscape

Spruce up your landscape with trees and shrubs that are easy to maintain.

Japanese Boxwoods vs. Common Boxwoods

Read this to help decide whether to use Japanese Boxwood or Common Boxwood.

Good Landscape Design and the Proper Placement of Trees

For the majority of landscapes, trees will be the most visible, and certainly the largest, elements of

Choosing and Planting Your Woody Landscape Plants

So you've made up your mind to truly enjoy your garden, to make your little bit of ground come alive

How to Start Cypress Trees From Seeds

While it's quicker to grow cypress trees from cuttings, with a bit of patience, you can grow them from seeds, too.