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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!
Camellias are beloved in the south, where their evergreen leaves and fall-to-spring bloom season make them garden favorites.
How lovely are thy branches! Learn about the most common types of Christmas trees in America, and where and how to grow them.
They’re a holiday staple, but you probably didn’t know these fun facts about Christmas trees.
Turn up the heat in your cool-weather backyard with fiery fall foliage.
Strike it rich with bright foliage that lights up a fall garden.
For evergreen textures and major bird appeal, grow these petite and pretty conifers.
Go mad for moss! One easy-growing plant, three ways to cultivate it.
A touch of Japan adds minimalist style to your own backyard.
Plant pretty pink and white blooming trees in your backyard for a flowery display in springtime.
Learn more about everyone’s favorite spring showstoppers!
Get fantastic results and garden benefits even faster than usual with these plant picks.
Try one of these trees for good looks and quick results.
Find out which invasive shrubs to avoid and what to replace them with.
Every garden should have waxwings! With a little planning, you can bring in these gorgeous fliers with colorful fruit-bearing plants that attract birds.
Bring shrubs out of the hedgerows and into your container pots and small space gardens with these top picks.
Take the guesswork out of your garden and put these tough plants to the test in your backyard.
It’s time to celebrate! The garden world is abuzz over this year’s arrivals, and we’re sharing our list of top 10 new plants for 2014.
Perennials and annuals aren’t the only plants that provide color in the garden. These flowering shrubs and flowering bushes will add magnificent scents and colors to your yard.
Flowering trees just might be the best of both worlds! You get the height and size of a tree, plus the beauty of blooms and sometimes even sweet aromas. Check out our nine favorites and get tree growing tips for your yard.
Low-maintenance and versatile, gardening with ornamental grasses is a great way to show off the grass in your yard as more than a tidy green carpet. With this comprehensive list of our top picks, growing ornamental grasses has never been easier!
Spruce up the landscaping in your backyard with our top 10 recommendations of the fast growing trees.
Living in the far north or south can make for tough growing conditions, but we’ve got tips for easy gardening in these tricky spots.
Attract hummingbirds and butterflies with these summer-blooming shrubs that provide a robust nectar source in your own backyard.
Yes, you do have room for an extra shrub or two—all of our picks for the top 10 shrubs for small spaces are under 5 feet tall!
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!
Low-light ground covers add beauty in shade gardens.
Planting shrubs will give you privacy and beautify your backyard in no time at all.
Discover the versatile beauty and carefree nature of ornamental grasses.
These five tips will give you a lush lawn that may leave your neighbors green with envy.
These experts give their favorite conifer choices as well as the best tips for growing conifers in your backyard.
Learn the basics for enjoying rich, beautiful colors in your backyard this fall.
Small space gardening is made easy with our list of the top 10 dwarf conifers.