Tree & Shrub Care

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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

8 Ways to Care for a Weigela

Weigela is a colorful shrub that requires very little care and attention. The flowers last from May to

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

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Weigela

Weigela is a very forgiving plant that is generally easy to care for all year round. However, even the

Maintaining Your Mountain Laurel Shrubs

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

Weigela Propagation Methods

Weigela is an old fashioned type shrub that has arching branches and beautiful bell shaped blossoms.

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

Identifying Harmful Spruce Tree Diseases

A spruce tree is a beautiful evergreen, capable of growing and thriving in a wide variety of extreme

Basic Hemlock Tree Care Tips

The hemlock tree comes in four distinct species. There are two species of hemlock tree that are native

Identifying Harmful Holly Tree Diseases

Identifying diseases that are harmful to a holly tree is important to a tree’s owner. Being able

Stopping Insects from Attacking Your Holly Trees

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

Caring for Your Juniper Tree

The juniper tree belongs to the cypress family and is widely found across the world. Junipers occur both

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,

Protecting your Magnolia Tree from Insects

If insects have attacked your magnolia tree, there are a few things you can do to get rid of them and

Mistakes to Avoid when Growing a Magnolia

The varying species of the magnolia tree make the magnolia a plant that has many different varieties

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

Chestnut Tree Care Tips

Chestnut trees grow anywhere between 30 feet and 180 feet, the American chestnuts on the larger side.

Identifying and Treating Ginkgo Diseases

There are not many Ginkgo diseases mainly because this tree is quite resistant to diseases, pests and

Ginkgo Tree Care Tips

The ginkgo treeis one of the oldest trees found on earth. Ginkgoes have an extremely long life span with