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.

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.

Sumac Pruning Tips

No, this isn't the poisonous kind.

How to Transplant a Serviceberry Tree

The serviceberry tree is a popular plant in the U.S.

Preventing Insects from Attacking your Serviceberry Trees

The serviceberry is a small tree or shrub that grows well in most soils.

How to Transplant a Sassafras Tree

The sassafras tree with its unique orange bark is one of those easily recognizable trees.

How to Transplant a Buckeye Tree

The buckeye tree is a popular native tree, particularly in Ohio where it is the state tree.

Chestnut Tree Propagation Methods

The American chestnut tree is making a comeback.

Sassafras Tree Pruning Tips

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

Sycamore Tree Propagation Methods

Two of the most popular ways to grow a sycamore tree are both easy enough.

Planting a Kousa Dogwood Tree

These small ornamental trees produce beautiful bloom.

Stopping Insects from Attacking Your Holly Trees

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

Treating Hypericum Diseases

Hypericum is a very disease resistant plant and generally suffers from few hypericum diseases.

Gardenias: Which Varieties Will Grow In Your Area

Gardenias are popular for their beauty and their strong, intoxicating fragrance.

6 Ways to Care for Your Hypericum

Hypericum is one of those low shrubs that can practicaly take care of itself.