Tree & Shrub Care

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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

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

Tips on Starting a Chinese Chestnut Tree Farm

The Chinese Chestnut (Castanea mollissima) is a medium-sized shade tree that bears nutritious nuts and

Tricks to Germinating Winterberry Seeds

Getting winterberry seeds to grow can be tricky if you don’t know how to properly germinate them.

Manage Your Sprawling Winterberry

Trim your winterberry or Ilex verticillata bush to improve its health and appearance. The best time to

6 Ways to Maintain a Yucca

Yucca are amazingly drought-resistant perennial plants whose waxy white flowers bloom in late summer

Treating Diseases that Harm Your Weigela

While healthy weigela shrubs are resistant to most diseases, there are a few that can have severe negative

Transplant a Winterberry Bush

A winterberry holly bush is not your typical Christmas holly. It is a wetland shrub that actually loses

Maintaining Your Mountain Laurel Shrubs

Mountain laurel shrubs are one of the better known flowering shrubs whose flowers have a stunning and

Recognizing Diseases that Harm Your Forsythias

Forsythias are remarkably robust plants and are immune to most diseases. However, while there are one

6 Ways to Care for Your Hypericum

Hypericum is one of those low shrubs that can practicaly take care of itself. It has few pests that bother

Treating Hypericum Diseases

Hypericum is a very disease resistant plant and generally suffers from few hypericum diseases. Root

Maintaining Your Boxwood Shrubs

When it comes to hedging, boxwood shrubs are one of the most popular choices in landscaping. The dense,

Treating Diseases that Harm Your Boxwoods

There are several diseases that can harm your boxwood. Most are fungi that attack the roots or leaves

Stopping Insects from Attacking Your Holly Trees

Holly trees with their uniquely shaped leaves and bright red berries remind many of Christmas. They have

Acacia Tree Care Tips

The Acacia tree is an exotic tree with feathery, finely divided leaflets. Its stems are sharp and long

Protecting Your Acacia Tree from Pests

The Acacia tree, which belongs to Fabaceae family of plants, is quite vulnerable to pests and hence demands

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Dogwood Tree

A flowering dogwood tree is a striking landscape feature. When growing a dogwood tree, avoid making

Caring for Dogwood Trees

Dogwood trees are native to the United States and Asia, five species of which are flowering. Their red,

Identifying and Treating Sumac Diseases

Sumac plants are members of the Rhus family. Not many sumac diseases are known since these plants are

Sumac Tree Care Tips

Sumac is the common name for the 250 species that belong to the genus Rhus. Sumac trees are native to

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Flowering Quince

Flowering quince shrubs and trees make colorful additions to the garden landscape when planted properly.

Preventing Insects from Attacking your Serviceberry Trees

The serviceberry is a small tree or shrub that grows well in most soils, and is known under a variety

Caring for a Flowering Quince

The flowering quince is a very hardy and nearly indestructible plant. The flowering quince, unlike many

Identifying and Treating Flowering Quince Diseases

Flowering quince trees produce golden, pear-shaped fruits throughout much of the year. They are hardy

Caring for a Serviceberry Tree

The shrub-like serviceberry tree is widely considered as both a bush and a tree. The plant ranges anywhere

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Buckeye Tree

The buckeye tree is a popular plant for landscaping because it's eye-catching in all seasons. If you

Caring for an Ash Tree

The ash tree makes an excellent shade tree for yards and parks. They grow in various soils provided the

Buckeye Tree: Diseases and Pests

A buckeye tree is a beautiful addition to any garden or backyard area, but like other trees there are

Caring for a Buckeye Tree

The buckeye tree is a common sight in many parts of central and eastern America. It is often found in