Planting Trees & Shrubs

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How to Propagate an Olive Tree

The olive tree can be propagated by stem or hardwood cuttings, rooted truncheons, grafting and seedlings.

How to Plant a Black Cherry Tree Farm

A black cherry tree provides a good amount of fruit that can be enjoyed by your whole family. Cherries

Germinate a Black Locust Tree Seed

The black locust tree occurs in nature abundantly, as it propagates rather easily. In fact, its spread

Planting a Bradford Pear Tree Row

Bradford pear trees are great for their beautiful displays of white blossoms in the early season and

Transplanting A Gardenia

Gardenia is a lovely bush that produces sweet-smelling white flowers. However, there is a chance that

Planting the Slow Growing Black Gum Tree

The black gum tree is a very slow growing plant, but it responds easily to fertilizer applications. Plant

Transplant a Young Box Elder Tree

Box elders are very resilient and easy to transplant. They do not require much in the way of special

Grow a Box Elder Tree from a Seed

Box elders are prolific seed bearers. Their seeds are distributed in nature by the wind and grow in pods.

Diseases that Harm Your Camellias

Camellias are extremely popular shrubs that bloom exceptionally bright and large flowers. It is possible

Tips For Propagating Camellias

Camellias may be propagated by rooting cuttings or by growing from seed. Neither method is particularly

Yucca Growing Mistakes To Avoid

The Yucca plant is a member of the evergreen family. It has tall stems with small clusters of white flowers.

3 Diseases that Harm a Yucca

Yucca plants are very slow growing, but require minimal maintenance. They require a lot of sun and dry

Planting a Japanese Camellia in Your Yard

Camellia japonica, or Japanese camellia, one of the most popular varieties of camellia, makes an excellent

Yucca Transplanting Tips

A yucca plant gives a unique look to gardens and landscaped yards. If you want to grow this plant in

All About Yucca Plants

Yucca plants are a genus of around 40 species of perennial trees and shrubs belonging to the agave family.

Recognizing Different Varieties of Weigela

Weigela plants are old-fashioned shrubs that are becoming popular once again. There are many new varieties

Mountain Laurel Propagation Methods

Mountain laurel is a gorgeous species of flowering shrub which may prove difficult to propagate. However,

Tips for Transplanting a Mountain Laurel

A mature mountain laurel is a sizeable and heavy object – not to mention awkward to handle. The

How to Propagate a Forsythia

Forsythia plants, also commonly referred to as "Golden Bells" because of their yellow-golden foliage,

Hypericum Transplanting Tips

Hypericum is a very robust plant that can take a great deal of abuse. Transplanting hypericum represents

Different Varieties of Boxwoods

The boxwood shrub is regarded as the perfect choice for creating mixed garden borders or landscaping

How to Plant and Grow a Boxwood

Boxwood evokes images of stately, English country homes or whimsical, leafy animals. It is a hardy, attractive

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Boxwood

Boxwood is one common type of shrub found in many public and private gardens everywhere. Boxwood shrubs

Tips for Transplanting a Boxwood

Boxwood is an ornamental shrub used for edgings and hedges. Boxwood comes in a variety of cultivars and

Adding Gold Mound Spireas to Your Garden

Gold mound spireas, or spiraea japonica goldflame, are rounded, deciduous shrubs that dazzle you, from

Spirea Transplanting Tips

Spirea is a deciduous shrub that grows well in hardiness zones 3 through 8. It may be planted as a hedge,

Serbian Spruce Tree Facts and Care Tips

There are many reasons to be attracted to the Serbian spruce tree. It grows tall and magnificent with

Spruce Tree Transplanting Tips

A spruce tree grows lush and green all year long and can reach magnificent heights of over 60 feet. Growing

How to Plant and Grow a Hemlock Tree

Hemlock Trees have multiple uses. They can provide shade, privacy or simply be planted for their beauty.

Knowing the Varieties of Hemlock Trees

There are four distinct species of hemlock trees. These trees grow the best in high regions where the

Planting an American Holly in Your Garden

American holly is one of a number of varieties of holly available all over the world. Native to the east

How to Propagate Holly Trees

Holly trees are used to make popular Christmas door decorations because of their glossy leaves and bright

5 Different Varieties of Holly Trees

Holly trees add beauty and serenity to the landscape all year round, with their dark green foliage and

Growing a Sea Holly

The plant genus Eryngium contains many species that are commonly named sea holly. This ornamental shrub

Plant a Juniper Tree in 7 Steps

The juniper tree is one of the most popular hedgerow evergreen trees, and is often used as a natural

How to Collect Juniper Tree Seeds

Most juniper trees are grown from cultivars, by cuttings rather than by growing juniper seeds, in other

Juniper Tree Propagation Methods

The Juniper tree is a coniferous tree that is in the Cypress family with over 60 species to its credit.

How to Plant and Grow an Arborvitae

The arborvitae is a coniferous evergreen tree that belongs to the cypress family. Arborvitae trees grow

3 Tips for Collecting Acacia Seeds

Acacia seeds are collected from the acacia, which is also known as the thorn tree. Acacia has more than

Planting a Southern Magnolia Tree

Stately and beautiful, the Southern magnolia tree can grow to heights of 40 to 100 feet and as wide as