Tree & Shrub Care

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How to Trim Branches Before a Storm

Avoid a yard full of branches, or a hole in your roof.

How to Make Maple Syrup

Harvest it from your trees or whip up a substitute!

How to Combat Blight on Trees

Disease will spread quickly if it’s not treated right away.

Palm Tree 101

Palm trees are a low-maintenance way to add sculpture and greenery to your landscape.

Propagate a Fig Tree From a Cutting

Get a new fig tree from an old one with these easy steps, and some patience.

Identifying and Treating Peach Tree Diseases

Look out for these 4 diseases and know what to do about them.

Common Spirea Growing Mistakes to Avoid

Too much food, water, or shade will hurt your spirea.

Basic Hemlock Tree Care Tips

Hemlocks are temperamental to grow, so remember these tips.

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Hemlock Tree

Give your hemlock the best growing conditions possible.

Caring for Your Juniper Tree

Use these five steps to get the best results from your juniper tree.

Identifying Harmful Holly Tree Diseases

Watch out for these five diseases.

Holly Tree Care Tips

To have a healthy holly tree, you need to know how to water, mulch, prune, and protect it against extreme weather.

Identifying and Treating Harmful Acacia Diseases

Keep your acacia a beautiful and healthy part of your garden.

Identifying and Treating Harmful Dogwood Diseases

Check for these diseases to keep your dogwood in great shape.

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Magnolia

Avoid these common mistakes when growing magnolias.

Protecting your Magnolia Tree from Insects

If insects attack your magnolia tree, you've got several ways to get rid of them.

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Serviceberry

The serviceberry is a small bush-like tree that grows in moist and well-drained soil in most parts of

Caring for a Magnolia Tree

Some consider magnolia trees the ideal ornamental garden tree.

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Sycamore Tree

A sycamore tree is one of those trees that has the power to transform your landscape from dull to amazing.

Identifying and Treating Beech Tree Diseases

Fungal diseases can sicken and even kill your beech trees.

Identifying and Treating Ash Tree Diseases

Most ash tree diseases are easy-to-identify, making it easier to control and eradicate the problem.

Mistakes to Avoid When Growing a Ginkgo Tree

Ensure that you don't make these easily avoidable mistakes by learning what they are beforehand.

Propagation: Root an Elm Tree Cutting

At a 50% success rate, you'll want to know these steps

How to Grow an Elm Tree from a Seed

The basics to storing, prepping and propagating elm seeds.

Treating a Butterfly Bush for Pests

Keep your butterfly bush clean and healthy with these anti-pest methods.

Weigela Propagation Methods

You can start Weigela with several methods, all leading to a successful planting.

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Weigela

Weigela is a very forgiving plant, but here's what you should never do.

8 Ways to Care for a Weigela

Weigelsa require very little care and attention. Here's all you need to know.

How to Grow and Care for Pine Trees

These seven steps and a little patience will bring you healthy new pines that should last for years to come.

Save Your Citrus Trees with White Paint

Ever wonder what makes citrus grove tree trunks so white?

Answers to Tree Removal Questions

We have the answers to your pressing tree removal questions.

Easy Tree Trimming Guide

What to use, how to use it, and when to call a pro.

7 Types of Tree Guards Explained

Protect your trees from weather, pests, or garden tools with one of these seven types of tree guards.

Weeping Cherry Tree Care and Pest Control

With its pink or white blossoms, the weeping cherry tree will be a showpiece in your landscaped yard or garden.

Pruning a Fig Tree: 3 Tips

Get hearty figs and a healthy tree with the right pruning.

Relocate and Transplant an Oak Tree

Learn what you need to do to give your oak a new life in a new spot.

Caring for an Arborvitae Tree

Have a healthy and lush plant that lasts for years.

How to Plant and Care for a Cypress Tree

Use a cypress tree to decorate a low-lying area. This type of tree is well known for growing in areas that are too wet for other trees, earning them the label as the unofficial tree of swamps and bogs.

How to Save a Leaning Arborvitae

Keep your natural fences looking fit.

How to Save a Dying Arborvitae Tree

Find out what's wrong with your tree and treat it before it's too late.

Treating Common Arborvitae Diseases

An arborvitae is a narrow and dense evergreen tree that is extremely easy to grow.

Hickory Tree Care and Maintenance

Hickory is often used to make bats and ax handles.

Identifying and Treating Magnolia Tree Diseases

Even trees get sick, but it isn't hard to heal your tree if you know what the illness is and how to treat it.

How to Prune an Arborvitae

Careful pruning will extend the life and beauty of your arborvitae trees. Learn when to prune and how.