Tree & Shrub Care

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A ginkgo tree with branches full of leaves.
Mistakes to Avoid When Growing a Ginkgo Tree

Be smart with your location and watering decisions.

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Propagate a Fig Tree From a Cutting

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

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Common Spirea Growing Mistakes to Avoid

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

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Basic Hemlock Tree Care Tips

Hemlocks are temperamental to grow, so remember these tips.

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Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Hemlock Tree

Give your hemlock the best growing conditions possible.

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Identifying Harmful Holly Tree Diseases

Watch out for these five diseases.

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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.

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Identifying and Treating Harmful Acacia Diseases

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

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Identifying and Treating Harmful Dogwood Diseases

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

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Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Magnolia

Avoid these common mistakes when growing magnolias.

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Protecting your Magnolia Tree from Insects

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

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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

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Caring for a Magnolia Tree

Some consider magnolia trees the ideal ornamental garden tree.

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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.

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Identifying and Treating Beech Tree Diseases

Fungal diseases can sicken and even kill your beech trees.

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Identifying and Treating Ash Tree Diseases

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

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Propagation: Root an Elm Tree Cutting

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

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How to Grow an Elm Tree from a Seed

The basics to storing, prepping and propagating elm seeds.

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Weigela Propagation Methods

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

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Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Weigela

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

A pine seedling takes root.
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.

A grove of citrus trees with white paint on the trunks.
Save Your Citrus Trees with White Paint

Ever wonder what makes citrus grove tree trunks so white?

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Answers to Tree Removal Questions

We have the answers to your pressing tree removal questions.

Trees protected from winter with burlap.
7 Types of Tree Guards Explained

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

A whitetail buck rubbing on a tree.
How to Protect Tree Trunks from Deer and Other Wildlife

From repellents to fencing, keep deer from destroying trees.

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How to Trim Branches Before a Storm

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

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How to Save a Leaning Arborvitae

Keep your natural fences looking fit.

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Treating Common Arborvitae Diseases

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

Several well-trimmed arborvitae sit in a row against a building.
How to Prune an Arborvitae

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

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How to Make Maple Syrup

Harvest it from your trees or whip up a substitute!

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How to Combat Blight on Trees

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

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Transplanting An Azalea Bonsai

Azalea are one of the most popular varieties of bonsai trees as they can be trained in most bonsai styles.