Lawn and Garden

Trees

Selecting Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for the Landscape

redbud-tree Woody ornamental plants are key components in a well-designed, useful environment. Because there are so many woody plants to choose from for landscaping, you must be careful to select those suited to your needs. Your choice should be based on several factors. Learn more about selecting trees and shrubs for your landscape...

How to Plant a Tree

tree-planting Properly installing trees and shrubs in the landscape involves much more than just digging holes and setting plants in them. Learn more about how to plant a tree...



Tree Planting Tips

As the saying goes, “The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.” Trees provide benefits for decades and even generations to come. Learn more tree planting tips...

Hiring a Professional Tree-Care Company

tree-service-2 What questions should you ask a Tree-Care Company before hiring them to help with problem spots on your property? This article helps outline the proper steps to take before hiring a company to help with branch trimming or tree stump removal. Learn more about how to hire a professional tree-care company...


Pruning Small Fruit Trees

pruning-fruit-tree Pruning is one of the most important tasks needed to produce many fruits successfully. Pruning is performed to control size and shape of the plants as well as to achieve an optimal balance between leaf (vegetative) growth and fruit (reproductive) production. Learn more about how to prune small fruit trees...