Growing Trees, Shrubs & Grasses

Whether you're growing grass, trees or shrubs, the right mix can make or break your backyard landscaping. We're sharing expert grass, shrub and tree growing tips and advice you can use!

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade: Oakleaf Hydrangea

Top 10 Shrubs for Shade

Don’t let your shady yard stop you from having a lively landscape—jazz up your space with our list of the top 10 shrubs for shade!

Planting shrubs

Growing Shrubs

Planting shrubs will give you privacy and beautify your backyard in no time at all.

Lawn sprinkler

Growing a Healthy Lawn

These five tips will give you a lush lawn that may leave your neighbors green with envy.


Best Conifers for Landscapes

These experts give their favorite conifer choices as well as the best tips for growing conifers in your backyard.

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Seeds that overwinter on the plants outdoors?????

Last fall I picked many seeds off the plants I thought I could use this year.  One of them was the Rose of Sharon.  They all germinated.  I…
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Chitting Seed

An old concept to help give the garden a jump start.  The term chitting or greensprouting is most often associated with starting potatoes for the garden but the…
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