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!

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Winter Cassia

Florida’s fall colors are a little different than those up north. While others are watching the last colorful leaves of


Ground Covers for Shade Gardens

Low-light ground covers add beauty in shade gardens.


Grow Dogwood Trees to Attract Birds

Not only do dogwoods trees have good looks, they also attract wildlife. Add a beautiful tree to your yard for...


Small Trees That Attract Birds for Food, Shelter and Nesting

Attract more birds with these small trees and shrubs that provide food and shelter in all seasons. These varieties are...


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Favorite Fall Plant: Autumn Sage

Living in the Desert Southwest, I am always grateful when September comes around and the summer heat begins to abate.


Signs of Spring – Fragrant, Flowering Fruit Trees

There is nothing that says spring is here as formerly leafless fruit trees covered in blossoms. What makes it even


Second Chance for a Damaged Tree

Have you ever had a favorite damaged by a storm or severe cold temperatures?  Was the damage so bad that


Best Trees and Plants to Grow by Swimming Pools

If you have a swimming pool, you want to keep it clean. Get expert picks for the best plants and...

Focus on Natives: Live Oaks and Spanish Moss

It's a common myth that Spanish moss damages live oak trees. Find out the truth and learn about the benefits...