General Tips for Trees, Shrubs & Vines

Growing trees, shrubs and vines will beautify your home. Learn easy, basic tools to maintain healthy trees, shrubs and vines.

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Tips for Growing Shade Trees and Evergreens

Shade trees bring comfort to your yard on a hot, summer day, while evergreens give you year-round color and beauty. Get tips for planting and growing shade trees and evergreens.


How Moss Works

Money may not grow on trees. But moss does. How does this plant manage to carpet hard surfaces like rocks and sidewalks? See more »

The reds and browns of falling leaves don’t have to be the only color in your yard in the fall. Learn more about plants that thrive as the weather cools in this article. See more »

Whether you're an amateur gardener or an experienced horticulturalist, you can have a flourishing grapevine in your garden. Learn about how to grow grapes in this article. See more »

Arborists are especially trained to know when, why and how to remove branches from trees. Find out if you should pay someone to trim your trees in this article. See more »

Besides purchasing particularly resistant trees, you can take basic steps to increase the chance of your tree surviving the next storm that hits it. Learn how to protect your trees from wind and storms from this article. See more »

Make sure that your hydrangea blooms again in the spring by learning how to prepare it for winter. Learn about how to prepare hydrangea for winter in this article. See more »

You'd like to plant podocarpus, but don't know how. Learn how to plant podocarpus in this article. See more »

With proper care, you can grow caladiums indoors or outdoors. See more »

You have some fruit trees that are in desperate need of pruning, and you're not sure how to prune fruit trees. See more »

You'd like to go to the market and buy some fruit, but don't know how to pick ripe fruit. See more »