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Trees and Shrubs

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: November 17, 2015

Trees and Shrubs | Selection | Planting | Maintenance | Problems     Trees and Shrubs content reviewers share their expertise with eXtension's Gardens,...

Ways to Buy Trees and Shrubs

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: March 11, 2014

When you shop for trees, you will find them offered for sale as bare-root, containerized, balled and burlapped (B&B), and tree spaded.You will generally...

Trees and Shrubs: Problems

Trees and Shrubs | Selection | Planting | Maintenance | Problems Links to external web pages are followed by the source's name in parentheses.What's wrong...

Trees and Shrubs: Maintenance

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: March 11, 2014

Trees and Shrubs | Selection | Planting | Maintenance | Problems Links to external web pages are followed by the source's name in parentheses.Newly planted...

Trees and Shrubs: Planting

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: March 11, 2014

Trees and Shrubs | Selection | Planting | Maintenance | Problems Links to external web pages are followed by the source's name in parentheses.Planting trees...

Trees and Shrubs: Selection

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: March 11, 2014

Selecting trees and shrubs to become mature, healthy, woody plants begins with finding plants suited for their site. Factors such as climate, soil, light,...

My Minnesota garden has sandy soil and gets full sun all day. What mid- to late season flowers and blooming shrubs would do well here?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: November 07, 2011

Many of these perennial plants will do well in the site you describe: Rudbeckia, Yucca, purple coneflower, Coreposis, yarrow, bee balm, Aster, butterfly...

What sun requirements does Loropetalum require? I want to plant a Loropetalum chinensis 'Plum' near the northwest corner of my house in central Florida.

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: October 09, 2011

Cultural requirement references for Loropetalum chinensis say it is adapted to shade to part sun conditions. You can frequently see plantings of this plant...

I am trying to propagate “red tips” (photinia) and am not having any luck. I have done cuttings dipped in Rootone® and put in soilless mix and I have tried rooting them in water. I have had no results. Help.

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: April 21, 2011

Please tell me how to propagate Variegated Chinese privet?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: April 21, 2011

What should I use to fertilize azalea bushes in the spring?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: September 14, 2008

What variety of crape myrtle is best for central Kentucky?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: September 05, 2008

How do I grow and care for Loropetalums?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: May 15, 2008

Is there anything you should do to hydrangeas in the fall here in Minnesota?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: February 20, 2008

I am interested in knowing if the berries of Nandina plants are poisonous. We have several such plants around our yard and would like to know how careful we need to be with our little boy.

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: January 08, 2008

Does wisteria lose its leaves in the winter? If not, mine is dead as a doornail!

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: January 07, 2008

Why are my shrubs leaves turning yellow?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: January 07, 2008

How should I prune my Heritage raspberries?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: December 19, 2007

I have some white, fluffy-looking stuff growing on my oleander plant where a branch comes out from another branch. What is it?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: December 18, 2007

I bought nannyberry bushes, which I plan to plant along a mixed sun and shade property line. I want a dense privacy hedge. I read that the nannyberries will grow up to 20 or 30 feet. How close do I plant them?

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: December 17, 2007

Watering Evergreen Trees and Shrubs

Gardens & Landscapes Updated: December 17, 2007

Newly planted evergreens should be watered regularly during the first year after planting. They should be soaked by rain or supplemental watering once a...

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