Normally I sweep the snow off evergreen branches just after it falls. This time I let it accumulate and then turn to ice. All ...
In garden centers, new varieties are sometimes flagged up with special displays, but it’s often mail-order sources that offer ...
We have been getting a lot of calls from people concerned about their shrubs and trees not looking right for this time of year, wondering if they might be dead.
Shrubs are the foundation plants that enhance a home’s curb appeal and personality. Carefully select the best shrubs to add privacy, block street noise, and transform a house into an inviting ...
The last of our four-part best-new-plants series highlights the best new trees, shrubs, and roses debuting in 2023.
Washington County has started its annual tree and shrub sale. Every year, the county soil and water conservation district ...
Browntail moth caterpillars have poisonous, irritating hairs that can cause a blistery rash when people come into contact ...
The shadier areas of a garden space offer many opportunities worth capitalizing on. Shifting patterns of light and shadow ...
Shrubs diversify the plant world and in so doing provide vital life needs for a lot of animals. They also grace private yards and public parks with esthetic appeal that brightens our own lives.
Planting a diversity of shrubs, climbers and small trees, he adds, can help boost biodiversity. October to April is prime planting time, so have your spade at the ready. Urban gardens and balconies ...
Midwinter is an excellent time to get outdoors and prune shrubs. “You can prune shrubs any time, but it’s often easier when they are leafless and dormant,” said Julie Janoski, Plant Clinic ...
Putting shrubs in the ground now will give them time to establish their roots before the spring rains and summer heat.