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 Deal With Overgrown Shrubs

Deal with overgrown shrubs the right way, and make your landscaping look beautiful.

12 Fast-Growing Trees

If you like instant gratification, these trees are for you!

Small Trees for the Urban Homestead

Bring a little green into your personal cityscape.

Identifying and Treating Sumac Diseases

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

Identifying and Treating Flowering Quince Diseases

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

Identifying and Treating Serviceberry Diseases

Few serviceberry diseases are known since these shrubs are resistant to most garden pests and infections.

Walnut Tree Propagation Methods

Growing a walnut tree can be one of the easiest trees to grow.

How to Make Your Own Tree Guard

A tree guard is a useful installation for protecting shrubs and trees from external, damaging elements.

How to Use Liquid Fertilizer

A liquid fertilizer is a great nutrition mixture which provides the primary and secondary nutrients,

How to Grow Palm Trees in Your Yard

From seed planting to tree pruning, follow these 8 tips for a healthy palm.

Mend a Split Trunk of a Bradford Pear Tree

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

Transplanting A Gardenia

Gardenia is a lovely bush that produces sweet-smelling white flowers.

Tricks to Germinating Winterberry Seeds

Getting winterberry seeds to grow takes patience.

Hypericum Transplanting Tips

Hypericum is a very robust plant that can take a great deal of abuse.

Tips for Transplanting a Boxwood

Boxwood is an ornamental shrub used for edgings and hedges.

How to Use a Tree Guard

Protect young trees from damage on the cheap.