Tree & Shrub Care

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Common Pests of the California Redwood

California Redwood or the Sequoia sempervirens belongs to the Taxodiaceae family. Trees of this Family

Red Maple Tree Maintenance: Damaged Limbs

The red maple tree is a beautiful landscape tree and if its limbs become damaged following a storm, you

Redbud Tree Pests and Diseases

The flowering redbud tree, Cercis canadensis, can fall prey to disease and insect pests. Here is how

Growing Habits of the California Redwood

The California redwood is a beautiful, large tree that is famous for its ability to grow to amazing heights.

Red Maple Tree: Pest and Disease Guide

The red maple tree is affected by a variety of pests and diseases. Insects Insects such as the leaf

Birch Tree Pest and Disease Control

The following tips are helpful in pest control and disease management for the birch tree, commonly found

Hardy Fuchsia vs Tender Fuchsia

The amazingly alluring blossoms produced by the fuchsia plant is the main reason why so many gardeners

Deadheading a Fuchsia

Fuchsia plants are best known for their variety and their trailing branches covered in vibrant flowers.

Treating Fuchsia Diseases

There are quite a few diseases that can infect your fuchsia plant, regardless of which kind of fuchsia

Black Cherry Tree: 5 Harvesting Tips

A black cherry tree can be easily harvested by following a few simple tips. The black cherry has a

Repair a Cracked Black Willow Branch

A cracked branch in a favorite black willow shade tree needs to be investigated fully. Typical causes

How to Remove a Bradford Pear Tree

Bradford pear trees are very tenacious and can be difficult to remove. Sometimes they just become too

Tips for Saving an Oak Tree Struck by Lightning

It is hard to predict just how much damage lightning will do to an oak tree. The outward damage is obvious,

Mesquite Tree Care and Pest Control

Mesquite trees are plants that grow in the southern United States and Mexico. They are hardy, drought

Mend a Split Trunk of a Bradford Pear Tree

The Bradford pear tree is an excellent shade plant known for its near perfect shape. This perfection

How to Replant a Young Uprooted Oak Tree

Replanting an uprooted oak tree is often more difficult than simply planting one from scratch. It is

Oak Tree Repair: Root Damage During Construction

If there is construction going on around your oak tree, there is a good chance it could damage the tree's

Mend an Oak Tree: Rot, Bruises and Peeling

Like all trees, oak trees are susceptible to a variety of ailments. Use the following guide to see what

Estimating Tree Removal Cost

Estimating tree removal costs requires a little basic information about the tree. It is also useful to

How to Deadhead a Gardenia

Gardenias are quite popular in the southern parts of the United States and are known for their jasmine-like

Treating Gardenia Diseases

The gardenia bush is a sweet smelling addition to any garden. However, they suffer from a number of diseases

Companion Plants to Complement Your Gardenias

Gardenias are evergreen shrubs with dark green waxy leaves with very fragrant blooms. A popular single

How to Plant a Common Purple Lilac

The purple lilac is the scent of spring. This flowering shrub can live up to 50 years. The purple lilac

Plant a River Birch Tree

Add a river birch tree to your yard or landscape. While this type of tree can live up to 50 years, small

Protect Your Young Eastern Redbud from Wind

The eastern redbud tree is an attractive spring flowering tree which produces bright purple/pink flowers

Grow a Dawn Redwood from a Seed

The Dawn Redwood is a majestic tree, but notoriously difficult to grow—so difficult, in fact, that

Plant and Grow a Forest Pansy Seed

The Forest Pansy, also known as the Judas tree, is a small flowering tree suitable for lawns and gardens;

How to Plant a Young Elm Tree

The elm tree is among the most popular species of shade tree in America. After acquiring a young elm

Propagate a Dawn Redwood Tree

Known for their ability to attract wildlife, Dawn Redwood trees are an excellent choice if you want to

Propagation: Root an Elm Tree Cutting

Rooting a cutting from an elm tree is a delicate process which has about a 50% success rate, because

How to Grow an Elm Tree from a Seed

Elm trees are deciduous shade trees that can live up to 300 years. They are widely used as shade trees.

Transplant a Common Purple Lilac Bush

Purple lilac bushes are an excellent flowering shrub that add a beautiful aroma to your garden. The following

Transplant a Dawn Redwood

The dawn redwood is a coniferous tree that sheds its needles in the fall. This tree, which can grow to

River Birch Tree Propagation

River Birch trees (Betula Nigra) are native to the eastern United States. These trees are usually found

Helpful Tips on Pruning a Golden Raintree

Flowering trees, like the Golden Raintree, don't need regular pruning once they're established. The Golden

Propagation of a Golden Raintree

The Golden Raintree produces beautiful yellow flower spikes. These spikes have a full and deep fragrance.

Repair a Damaged Hackberry Tree

A hackberry, also referred to as Celtis, is a deciduous tree found in southern and central North America.

Transplant a Hackberry Tree

Hackberry (Celtis occidentalis) is a popular shade tree found in Midwestern America. It grows fast and

Grow a Pecan Tree from a Seed

You should only plant a pecan tree from a seed if you love a challenge. Squirrels, storms and mother

Treating a Butterfly Bush for Pests

Plant a flowering butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii) in your garden to attract lively and colorful butterflies.