Trees & Shrubs

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5 Easy Shade Trees to Grow

Here are 5 fantastic shade trees for different landscaping situations.

Sassafras Propagation Methods

Growing Sassafras trees isn't very difficult as they are typically a hearty tall species.

Protect Your Young Eastern Redbud from Wind

It's an attractive spring flowering tree.

Making Syrup: Extracting Sap from a Box Elder

It's an ancient process that's still reliable today!

Grow a Box Elder Tree from a Seed

Box elders are prolific seed bearers. Their seeds are distributed in nature by the wind.

Black Cherry Tree: 5 Harvesting Tips

A black cherry tree can be easily harvested.

Eight Plants to Plant Under Trees

Emulate the forest where trees and plants cohabit.

Red Maple Tree: Pest and Disease Guide

The red maple tree is affected by a variety of pests and diseases.

Removing a Dead Limb from an Oak Tree

Removing dead limbs from an oak tree can prolong its life.

How to Shape Hedges: a Guide

The power of design is in your hands, or your tools.

Pruning Trees - Making Cuts

Here are the specific cuts to safely remove branches.

Treating a Butterfly Bush for Pests

Keep your butterfly bush clean and healthy with these anti-pest methods.

Sassafras Tree Pruning Tips

Although sassafras is fairly low maintenance, it does require pruning.

Planting a Kousa Dogwood Tree

These small ornamental trees produce beautiful bloom.

How to Prune a Young Eastern Redbud

Eastern Redbud adds vibrant color to the landscape.