Trees & Shrubs

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Red Maple Tree: Tips on Growing a Sapling

A red maple tree sapling is under two years old.

7 Trees with Non-invasive Roots

They'll fit well into crowded garden growth.

7 Dos and 6 Don'ts of DIY Tree Care

Give your trees the best chance to reach great heights.

What's the Most Useful Tree to Grow in My Yard?

Find the perfect plant before heading to the nursery.

9 Fast-Growing Trees for Privacy

Grow some seclusion the natural way.

11 Trees That Require Little Water

They'll thrive even in arid areas.

How to Make Maple Syrup

Harvest it from your trees or whip up a substitute!

8 Multipurpose Trees

These plants do more than just look beautiful.

How to Combat Blight on Trees

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

How to Prevent Trees from Damaging Pavement

Protect your property from their powerful root systems.

Tree Planting - How to Plant Your Trees

A properly planted tree will grow faster and live longer than one that is incorrectly planted.

Pruning Trees - Approaches to Pruning

3 types of pruning and how and why to do them.

Pruning Trees - Proper Tools to Use

Where and when to use the right tool for the right job.

Pruning Trees - When to Prune

When do three common trees need pruning?

Proper Tree Removal Techniques

Safety is priority number one.

Selecting and Planting Trees

New subdivisions, new landscapes. Plant some trees to get started with your own design.

Plant Your New Tree Properly

Add some beauty and some value to your yard by planting a tree.

Choosing and Planting Your Woody Landscape Plants

You've made up your mind to truly enjoy your garden, to make your little bit of ground come alive.

How to Prune in a Way That's Good for the Tree

Your large plants will be both healthier and more beautiful.

Answers to Questions about Growing Trees

How do I fertilize trees and shrubs on my property?

Colorado Blue Spruce Trees Explained

The Colorado blue spruce is incredibly common.